IRAQ/JORDAN

 

Iraq-’Aqaba Crude Export Pipeline Advances

 

Iraq has completed tender documents to be issued to 12 pre-qualified contractors for construction of a 1mn b/d oil pipeline that will provide an alternative export route through Jordan’s Red Sea port of ‘Aqaba after clinching an agreement with ‘Amman on transit fees. The award for the Haditha-’Aqaba portion of the pipeline on a Build-Own-Operate-Transfer (BOOT) basis is expected by the end...