Genel Energy has announced that the Taq Taq field partners have received a gross payment of $19.88 million from the Kurdistan Regional Government ('KRG') for oil sales during March 2016. Genel's share of the gross Taq Taq payment is $10.93 million.
As agreed with the KRG, sales into the local market and deliveries to the Bazian refinery during March 2016 were invoiced at the wellhead export netback price, in line with the payment mechanism announced by the KRG on 1 February 2016.
An additional $3.91 million payment ($2.15 million net to Genel) has been made towards recovery of the receivable.
In total, Genel received $13.08 million for the Taq Taq field for the month of March.
Gross oil sales from the Taq Taq field in March 2016 averaged 75,300 bopd.
(Source: Genel Energy)