NO. 47



Turkey's Oil Imports from Iraq Rise to 133,660 b/d in First Half1988

Turkey's crude oil imports from Iraq during the first half of 1988 rose to6.683mn tons (133,660 b/d), a 131% increase over imports of 2.89mn tons (57,800b/d) in the first half of 1987, according to data released on 24 August by theTurkish State Institute of Statistics. However, Turkey's crude imports from Irandeclined by over 13% during the first half of 1988 to 2.764mn tons (55,280 b/d)from...