Oil Announces export 99 million barrels revenues nearly 3 billion last month

2016-01-25 04:17:13 | (Voice of Iraq) - Baghdad

The Oil Ministry announced the final total exports of crude oil and the revenue generated for the month of December / past 2015, issued by the Iraqi Oil Marketing Company (SOMO), which amounted to 99.7 million barrels, with a total revenue of 2 billion and 920 million dollars.

A spokesman for the Oil Ministry, Asim Jihad said the total volume of oil exports for the month of December / last in 2015, amounted to 99.7 million barrels from the southern ports, while Iraq was unable to export through the northern port of Ceyhan Turkish port because of the Kurdistan Region's commitment to the agreement oil.

He added that the sale Jihad barrel average rate of $ 29 and 288 cents.

He noted that the daily production for the month of December / past 2015 rate, was (4.13 million barrels), while the total quantities produced from the oil fields of Central and South for the month of December / 2015 last reached more than 128 million barrels.

Jihad said that the exported quantities has been downloaded by 31 international companies of different nationalities from the ports of Basra and Khor al-Amaya and monounsaturated floats on the Gulf.