Iraq is seeking to produce 6 million barrels of oil a day


BAGHDAD / long-Presse

Oil Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, Iraq sought to reach a daily production rate of crude oil up to 6 million barrels by 2020, as pointed out that the current production quantities rate stands at 4.3 million barrels per day.

Said Abdul-Mahdi, told the Iranian Shana, and I followed (range Press), on the sidelines of the Forum of Gas Exporting Countries held in Tehran, he said that "Iraq's oil production now stands at the rate of 4.3 million barrels per day," adding that "Iraq will continue forward to double production rates over the coming years. "
He stressed Abdul-Mahdi, said that "Iraq is planning to reach a daily production rate of crude oil, about 6 million barrels and that by 2020".
In the same context, he stressed Iraq's oil minister, "the need to Baghdad and Tehran is moving toward the development of relations and the promotion of cooperation agreed between the two countries."