Iraq sold 2.98 million bpd in March – a 15 percent jump from February – increasing the cash-strapped government's monthly revenue by more than $1 billion.
Production & Exports
Dhia Jaffar promoted as ministry names deputies for production, refining, gas and distribution.
Federal authorities have no communication with the small field they once controlled, as about 2,000 bpd of production is feeding Kurdistan's export pipeline.
Rising Baghdad-KRG oil cooperation and recovering oil prices help offset southern export slump.