Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 52

24-December-2007

IRAQ

Iraq Asks Russias Stroytransgaz To Study Rehabilitation Of Kirkuk-Banias Pipeline

Iraq has invited Russias Stroytransgaz to submit an offer to rehabilitate the 800km oil export pipeline from Kirkuk to the Syrian Mediterranean terminal of Banias, the Deputy Prime Minister Barham Saleh said on 17 December. But Mr Saleh noted that progress on the 300,000 b/d pipeline, as well as the development of the Akkas gas field (MEES, 27 August),...