Q&A: Lukoil Overseas President Andrey Kuzyaev

The Lukoil Group VP discusses the status of West Qurna 2, bidding on the upcoming Nassiriya project, and whether Kurdistan is on the radar.
Andrey Kuzyaev, Vice President of Lukoil Group and President of Lukoil Overseas. (Source: Lukoil)

Lukoil is planning to take West Qurna 2, one of the world's biggest undeveloped oil fields, and transform it into one of Iraq's largest producers in a year.

The Russian oil giant is also interested in expanding in Iraq. It has already started talks to conduct exploration with Iraq's Oil Exploration Company and Russian firm Zarubezhneft, and it is keeping a close eye on the terms that the Oil Ministry will offer to develop the Nassiriya oil field and refinery project.

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