NO. 20

17 FEBRUARY 1992


Iranian Output Holds Steady in January

According to data from MEES sources, Iran's crude oil exports averaged2.482mn b/d in January, down slightly from 2.494mn b/d in December. Allowing fordomestic refining throughput of around 900,000 b/d, Iran's crude oil production in January is estimated to have totaled 3.382mn b/d as against 3.394mn b/din December.

In January FOB liftings by the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) averaged270,000 b/d, or some 12% of total...