Iraq's largest oil refinery remains offline with damage assessments incomplete, attacks continuing, and the government unable to control intake or outflow pipeline routes.
Refineries & Fuel
Technical teams are to assess the damage to the refinery itself, but securing crude import and fuel export routes are crucial to bringing it back online.
The KRG trying to become a self-sufficient producer of fuel – a goal made more urgent by intensifying security and political challenges.
Region makes unilateral move to control up to 200,000 bpd of oil without federal or provincial approval.