Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 52

24-December-2007

IRAQ

DNO Doubles Tawke Field Reserves Estimate

Norways DNO on 18 December announced an update on reserves for the Tawke field in the Kurdish region of northern Iraq that more than doubles previous estimates. It said that based on the latest data available and initial results from the reservoir modeling studies, the revised estimates in the Tawke field are:

  • The gross volumes of oil in place are ranging from 0.9 to 1.9bn barrels, with a...