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Call to Reopen Iraq-Saudi Pipeline

Reuters reports that a former Iraqi oil minister said it was necessary for Iraq to regain the Iraqi Pipeline in Saudi Arabia (IPSA), which has not carried Iraqi crude since Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in 1990, and which was confiscated by Saudi Arabia in 2001 as compensation for debts owed by Baghdad. Bahr Al Olum, […]

Oil Exports Down Slightly in July

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced preliminary oil exports for July of 100,144,814 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.230 million barrels per day (bpd), slightly less than the 3.273 bpd exported in June. The exports were entirely from the southern terminals, with no exports from Kirkuk via Ceyhan. Revenues for […]

Oil Ministry Declares its Final Exports for June

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced final oil exports for May of 98.2 million barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.273 million barrels per day (bpd), slightly more than the 3.261 bpd exported in May. Exports from the southern terminals totalled 97.5 million barrels, with 700,000 barrels exported from Kirkuk. Revenues for […]

Oil Ministry Declares its Final Exports for May

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced final oil exports for May of 101.1 million barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.261 million barrels per day (bpd), slightly more than the 3.253 bpd exported in April. Exports from the southern terminals totalled 100.4 million barrels, with 700,000 barrels exported from Kirkuk. Revenues for […]

Canada Orders Seizure of Tanker carrying Kurdish Oil

By John Lee. A Canadian court has reportedly ordered the seizure of a cargo of crude oil from the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI). The Iraqi Oil Ministry requested the seizure of the 721,915-barrel cargo on the “Neverland” oil tanker claiming that it has been unlawfully misappropriated by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). The move […]

Oil Exports Up Slightly in June

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced preliminary oil exports for June of 98,178,370 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.273 million barrels per day (bpd), slightly more than the 3.261 bpd exported in May. Exports from the southern terminals totalled 97,500,000 barrels, with 677,413 barrels exported from Kirkuk. Revenues for the month […]

Oil Exports Up Slightly in May

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced preliminary oil exports for May of 101,134,586 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.262 million barrels per day (bpd), slightly more than the 3.252 bpd exported in April. Exports from the southern terminals totalled 100,445,000 barrels, with 679,580 barrels exported from Kirkuk. Revenues for the month were […]

Oil Ministry Declares its Final Exports for April

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced final oil exports for April of 97.6 million barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.253 million barrels per day (bpd), slightly less than the 3.259 bpd exported in March. Exports from the southern terminals totalled 96.9 million barrels, with 700,000 barrels exported from Kirkuk. Revenues for the […]

Egypt Receives first Oil Shipment from Iraq

By John Lee. Egypt has reportedly received two million barrels of oil from Iraq today. The shipment was the first consignment from a deal reached between the countries in April, under which Iraq will supply 12 million barrels of oil annually to Egypt. (Source: Prensa Latina) (Pictured: Egyptian Petroleum Minister, Tareq al-Mulla)

Basra Crude Exports to fall in June

By John Lee. Iraq is planning to export 3.215 million barrels per day of Basra crude in June, according to a report from Reuters. Sources told the news agency that the total is slightly lower than last month’s due to a reduction in supplies of the Basra Heavy grade. The exports consist of 2.448 million […]

Oil Exports Fall Slightly in April

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced preliminary oil exports for April of 97,574,813 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.252 million barrels per day (bpd), slightly less than the 3.259 bpd exported in March. Exports from the southern terminals totalled 96,900,433 barrels, with 674,380 barrels exported from Kirkuk. Revenues for the month were $4,612,815,000, […]

Basra Oil Jetty Resumes Operations

By John Lee. Basra oil terminal, which was damaged by a tanker collision last month, is reported to have been successfully repaired on Sunday. Officials at the South Oil Company (SOC) told Reuters that a one-million-barrel tanker was loading light crude at the terminal on Monday. Total crude oil exports had not been affected by […]