NO. 6

13 NOVEMBER 1989


Iranian Crude Output Estimated at 2.78mn B/D for October

According to data from MEES sources, Iran's crude oil exports averaged2.032mn b/d in October, an increase of 134,000 b/d over the September figure of1.898mn b/d.

Allowing for current domestic refining throughput of about 750,000 b/d,Iran's crude oil production in October is estimated to have totaled 2.782mnb/d. This is 144,000 b/d below Iran's OPEC quota (2.926mn b/d) for the fourthquarter.

The breakdown...