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Iran oil exports slump to 400,000 bpd

Iran oil exports slump to 400,000 bpd

Rûdaw - 2019-05-30 09:23

Iran oil exports slump to 400,000 bpd - Rûdaw

Iraq Increased Oil Exports in May: Ministry

BAS News - 2019-06-25 20:03
ERBIL - Iraq was able to increase its oil exports in May, the Ministry of Oil said in a statement on Tuesday, explaining that it exported over 110 million barrels of crude oil last month. "Iraq’s total exports of crude oil in May reached about 110,737,29 ...

Iran Oil Minister: We are unable to sell oil under our own name

Rûdaw - 2019-06-19 21:19
Despite a dramatic decline in oil exports, Iran insists its two month JCPOA ultimatum will not be extended ...

Deloitte report on Oil and Gas review in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region – Q4 of 2018

KRG-Spain - 2019-06-04 00:01
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq ( - Today, Regional Council for Oil and Gas Affairs has published new verified data on the Kurdistan Region’s oil exports, consumption and revenues, covering the period from 1 October 2018 to 31 December 2018, ...

Oil prices see decrease at week beginning June 3

Waar Media - 2019-06-03 14:10
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $61.30 per barrel, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) amounted to $53.06 at 06.56 GMT on Monday. The U.S.’ crude oil production increased by 97,000 barrels per day (bpd) to the ...

Iraq’s oil exports up over 6 percent in May

Waar Media - 2019-06-02 16:17
WAAR_DUHOK Iraq exported nearly 110.74 million barrels of crude oil in May, up from 103.98 million in April, marking an increase of 6.48 percent, the country’s oil ministry announced Saturday. In a statement published on its official website, the ministr ...

Oil mixed with fall in Iran’s exports, US-China woes

Waar Media - 2019-05-30 17:41
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were mixed in Thursday’s trading start as Iran’s oil exports showed month-on-month decreases in May, while market concerns persist over global oil demand due to troubled Sino-U.S. trade relations. International benchmark Brent ...

Citing Iran, Trump bypasses Congress to sell arms to Saudis, UAE

Rûdaw - 2019-05-25 14:56
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the administration would circumvent the required review by Congress to approve 22 arms transfers to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan. ...

Ankara stopped buying Iran oil out of respect for US sanctions: official, Energy & Commodities - THE BUSINESS TIMES

Businesstimes - 2019-05-25 06:13

Turkey has stopped buying Iran oil to respect US sanctions, official says | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-05-24 15:13

Ankara stopped buying Iran oil out of ‘respect’ for US sanctions

Gulan Media - 2019-05-24 12:52

Ankara Stopped Buying Iran Oil Out of 'Respect' for US Sanctions — Bourse & Bazaar

Bourseandbazaar - 2019-05-24 12:49

US officials: Plan may send up to 10,000 troops to Mideast

Rûdaw - 2019-05-24 12:34
Troops would beef up defenses against potential Iranian threats ...

Riyadh Ready to Send Oil to Former Iran Oil Buyers

BAS News - 2019-05-10 22:45
ERBIL - Saudi Arabia has showed readiness to export oil to the former buyers of Iranian oil as the US has decided not to extend the sanction waivers for the eight buyers of Iranian oil. Earlier last month, Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Saudi Arabia Energy ...

Iraqi oil exports rise to 3.46M bpd in April, but Kirkuk shipments drop

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-08 08:16
A general view of the al-Zubair oil field near Basra, Iraq, July 15, 2018. (Photo: Reuters/Essam al-Sudani) ...

Iran Considers Oil Exports in "Grey Market" to Encounter US Sanctions

BAS News - 2019-05-05 23:06
ERBIL - Tehran has mobilised all its resources to export oil in a "grey market" while Washington has warned the oil buyers of sanctions if they continue to purchase oil from Iran. The US has already warned China, Turkey, and India to halt importing oil f ...

Kurdistan Oil Best Alternative to Iranian Crude for Turkey: Report

BAS News - 2019-05-03 17:22
Turkey could take into consideration the Kurdistan oil to feed its refineries as it is being forced under US sanctions to distance form Iran when it comes to oil, according to a report by Iraq House Institute for Strategic Studies. The United States anno ...

Iraq Generated Over $7 Billion from April Oil Exports

BAS News - 2019-05-02 16:23
ERBIL — Oil exports from Iraqi oilfields in the month of April generated more than $7 billion for Baghdad, Oil Ministry said on Wednesday. Iraq exported 3.47 million barrels of oil per day (bpd) in April, which made the export just under 104 million, AP ...

Iraq’s oil exports rose to 3.466 million bpd in April: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-05-01 20:31
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s oil exports rose to 3.466 million barrels per day (bpd) in April from 3.377 million bpd the previous month, a statement from the oil ministry said. Exports from the southern Basra oilfields rose to 3.354 million bpd from 3.254 million bp ...

Iran vows to continue oil exports despite US sanctions

Waar Media - 2019-04-30 13:08
WAAR_DUHOK Iranian President Hassan Rouhani vowed Tuesday to continue oil exports despite U.S. sanctions. Last week, Washington announced that it would end waivers for sanctions on countries importing oil from Iran. “We were subjected to cruel and illega ...