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KRG to Export Natural Gas Soon

By John Lee. The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is reported to be planning to export natural gas to in the near future. The head of the KRG's Industry and Natural Resources Committee, Sherko Jawdat, told BasNews: “This step is still in the beginning, but the process has not gone into the implementation stage yet, however […]

India "Interested in Importing LNG from Iraq"

By John Lee. Reuters reports that India said it is interested in importing liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Iraq, with imports of the cleaner fuel becoming attractive after New Delhi decided to raise prices of locally produced gas from April 2014. Iraq has emerged as the second-biggest crude oil supplier to India after supplies from […]

Basra Gas Project On Track

By John Lee. The Basra Gas Company (BGC) -- a joint venture between the state-run South Gas Company (SGC), Shell and Mitsubishi -- is processing around 400 million cubic feet per day (mcfd) of gas, and is on track to treat 2 billion cubic feet per day by 2017. SGC general director, Ali Khudhier, told […]

Iraq Increases Oil Sales and Discount to Jordan

By John Lee. Iraq is to increase export oil exports to Jordan from 10,000 barrels per day to 15,000 bpd at a discounted price, Jordanian Energy Minister Alaa Batayneh said. Following repeated requests by the kingdom, the two countries have agreed that Iraq will sell the additional 5,000 barrels a day at a discount of […]

Iraq to Export Liquified Gas by End-2013

Iraq's Oil Ministry spokesman, Assem Jihad, said he expects that liquidified gas will be exported from Iraq by the end of next year. Acccording to a report from Aswat al-Iraq, the spokesman pointed out that dry gas will be exported by 2017, and said Shell confirmed that Iraq is burning about 700 million cubic feet […]