No. 19

7 May 2001


Iraqi Oil Production Rises To2.85Mn B/D In April

Iraqs oil production hascontinued to rise, increasing to 2.85mn b/d in April from 2.60mn b/d in Marchand 1.97mn b/d in February. Figures published by the UN Office of the IraqProgram put April exports under the oil-for-food program at 2.25mn b/d. MEESsoundings indicate that domestic consumption and cross-border oil trade accountfor around 600,000 b/d, as follows: domestic consumption 325,000 b/d; Jordan80,000 b/d of...