No. 41

9 OCTOBER 2000


Iraq Crude Oil Production Declines To 2.81Mn B/D In September

Iraqi crude oil production fell to 2.81mn b/d in September, compared to the revised figure of 3.00mn b/d in August, or a decline of 190,000 b/d. Last months crude oil exports under the oil-for-food program totaled 2.21mn b/d, while domestic consumption and cross-border oil trade with Turkey, Jordan, Syria, Iran and the Gulf is estimated to be around 600,000 b/d. MEES soundings indicate that the...