Kirkuk oil exports stable two months ago, when 525 thousand b / d

24/11/2011 15:31

Kirkuk, November 24 (Rn) - an official said Thursday in Kirkuk, the oil-rich northern province exports about 525 thousand barrels of crude per day so stable at this rate for about two months.

Since the month of October / October stabilized seized the oil fields of Kirkuk to the Turkish port of Ceyhan at 525 thousand barrels per day.

Precedence and fell from the northern fields around Kirkuk in the past few months to about 460 thousand barrels per day of oil through Ceyhan pipeline, which occurred because of interruptions due to acts of sabotage or technical malfunctions.

And officials are trying to reach the North Oil Company produces the Kirkuk fields to more than 850 thousand barrels per day by the end of this year.

Jamal al-born member of the Commission on oil and energy in the Kirkuk to Kurdistan News Agency (Rn) that "the process of pumping oil from the Kirkuk oilfields to the Turkish port of Ceyhan stable rate of 525 thousand barrels a day."

Arrived and export in September / September to about 400 thousand barrels per day.

He was born, the exporting of oil at the moment is the best.

And on the establishment of a new refinery in Kirkuk said the controversial births that "the governor of Kirkuk will visit Baghdad in the next few days for the purpose of discussing the obstacles that prevent the establishment of the refinery."

Kirkuk refinery was supposed to be the direct created two years ago but it was postponed because of the North Oil Company Send books to Baghdad, which confirms that the area drained volcanic and seismic, reportedly born earlier.

And referred the Iraqi Oil Ministry last month, the end of the federal projects four oil refineries to a company, "Waller Faust" for the development of the global final designs.

And refineries are the Nasiriyah refinery with a capacity of 300 thousand barrels per day refinery and Architecture capacity of 150 thousand barrels per day refinery in Kirkuk and a capacity of 150 thousand barrels also add to the refinery in Karbala card 140 thousand barrels per day.

From: Abdullah al-Amiri. Open: Murtaza Yousuf