NO. 33

22 MAY 1989


Crude Oil Exports from Gulf to Resume on 1 June

Iraq will resume crude oil exports from the Gulf on 1 June following repairsto two of the four berths at the Mina al-Bakr offshore terminal located some12 miles southeast of the Fao Peninsula, according to Mr. Muhammad Hamza,Minister of Transport. The Iraqi official told reporters in Basrah that"all repair work at Mina al-Bakr terminal in the Gulf was completed and itis ready to receive supertankers as of 1 June."...