Iraq

  • Iraq Negotiates to Build Oil Storage in China

    Iraq Negotiates to Build Oil Storage in China

    Monday, 15th February 2021

    The Iraq’s Oil Minister, Ihsan Abdul Jabbar, said that his government is going into advanced negotiations with the Chinese companies to establish oil storage facility in China seeking to boost its oil sales to Asia.

  • Iraq Signs MoU with Total for Large Projects

    Iraq Signs MoU with Total for Large Projects

    Wednesday, 27th January 2021

    The Iraqi Ministry of Oil has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Total company for cooperating in establishing promising large projects.

  • Iraq’s Oil Ministry Signs MoU for Establishing Refinery in Dhi Qar

    Iraq’s Oil Ministry Signs MoU for Establishing Refinery in Dhi Qar

    Monday, 25th January 2021

    The Iraqi oil Ministry has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for establishing a refinery in Dhi Qar governorate in order to raise the production capacity rates of petroleum products and fuels as well as improve the output.

  • Iraq Declines Annual Oil Supplies to Indian Refineries in 2021

    Iraq Declines Annual Oil Supplies to Indian Refineries in 2021

    Sunday, 24th January 2021

    Iraq has declined its annual crude oil supplies from Basra to many Indian refineries by 20% for 2021 as a part of its commitment to OPEC’s decisions.

  • Iraq, Lebanon Discuss Imported Oil Details

    Iraq, Lebanon Discuss Imported Oil Details

    Thursday, 14th January 2021

    Director General of the Lebanese Public Security, Abbas Ibrahim, stated that technical teams from Iraq and Lebanon are going into discussions about the technical details of the imported oil material from Iraq to Lebanon.

  • Iraq to Invest 200 mscm/d of Gas from Dhi Qar Fields

    Iraq to Invest 200 mscm/d of Gas from Dhi Qar Fields

    Wednesday, 6th January 2021

    The Undersecretary for Extraction Affairs of the Iraqi Oil Ministry, Karim Hattab announced that the ministry plans to invest the gas accompanied with oil operations in Dhi Qar Governorate through conducting contract with an international company to invest 200 million standards cubic meters per day (mscm/d) of natural gas.

  • Iraq to Supply EGPC with 12 mmbbl of Crude in 2021

    Iraq to Supply EGPC with 12 mmbbl of Crude in 2021

    Wednesday, 30th December 2020

    The Iraqi Council of Ministers approved the renewal of a contract to supply 12 million barrels (mmbbl) of Basra Light crude to the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) in 2021.

  • Iraq to Increase Southern Ports’ Crude Exports

    Iraq to Increase Southern Ports’ Crude Exports

    Sunday, 27th December 2020

    Karim Hattab, Iraq’s Deputy Oil Minister for Distribution Affairs stated that the country will work on increasing crude oil export capacity from its southern ports.

  • Iraq to Export Fuel to Lebanon in 2021

    Iraq to Export Fuel to Lebanon in 2021

    Tuesday, 22nd December 2020

    Iraq will begin exporting fuel to Lebanon in 2021 using global prices, Iraqi Oil Minister, Ihsan Abdul Jabbar Ismail, stated.

  • Khor Mor Achieves Gas Production Record of 430 mmcf/d

    Khor Mor Achieves Gas Production Record of 430 mmcf/d

    Sunday, 20th December 2020

    Dana Gas achieved a production record from Pearl Petroleum’s Khor Mor Gas Plant of 430 million cubic feet per day of gas (mmcf/d) on December 15 in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI).