IRAQ

 

KRG Finalizes Marketing For End-January Independent Crude Exports

 

Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has kicked off the process of marketing its own crude, announcing plans to sell its first 2mn barrels from Turkey’s port of Ceyhan by international tender at the end of January. But Iraq’s Oil Minister ‘Abd al-Karim al-Laibi tells MEES that while Kurdish oil has reached storage tanks at Ceyhan, Ankara has still not given its blessing for...