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Iraq and Iran negotiating start date for Kirkuk oil exports -Luaibi
December 6, 2017 / 1:24 PM / 7 days ago

Iraq and Iran negotiating start date for Kirkuk oil exports -Luaibi

BADRA OILFIELD, Iraq, Dec 6 (Reuters) - The head of Iraq’s state oil marketer SOMO is currently holding talks in Iran to determine a start date for oil exports from Iraq’s Kirkuk oilfields, Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi said on Wednesday.

An oil official told Reuters last week that some Kirkuk crude would be shipped “in the near future” by trucks to Iran’s Kermanshah refinery, at a rate of 30,000 barrels per day. (Reporting by Ahmed Rasheed; Writing by Ahmed Aboulenein; Editing by Maher Chmaytelli)

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