Production & Exports

Workers build the first new storage at Fao in March 2011. (ALI ABU IRAQ/Iraq Oil Report)

Fao project delays to cause massive export shut-in

Because of chronic setbacks at the Fao storage depot, Iraq will fail to meet its export potential until at least 2018, preventing the sale of billions of dollars worth of oil.

  • Leo Koot, President for Iraq, TAQA. (TAQA)

    Q&A: TAQA Iraq President Leo Koot

    The head of one of the most strategically valuable investors in Iraqi Kurdistan's oil sector talks production plans and pipeline tie-ins.

  • Shahristani Luaibi Basra refinery

    Iraq exports rebound

    After months of infrastructure work, Iraq’s exports jumped by 551,000 bpd in February, with production set to rise even higher.

  • Ghadhban pointing resized

    Q&A: Thamir Ghadhban

    The prime minister's energy czar talks about production, flaring reduction, refining targets and the ongoing dispute between Baghdad and the KRG.

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