Iraq: gas production will double to 1.2 billion cubic meters

2016/7/25 11:23

[Oan- follow-up]

Said Assistant Minister of Oil Gas Affairs Hamid Reza, that Iraq's production of gas will double in the sixth part of the development plan of the Ministry.

Reza said, "talking about the production of 1.2 billion cubic meters."

The total production from Iraq in 2014 billion cubic meters of gas.

Oil Ministry in July of this and announced self-sufficiency of liquid gas [cooking] producing 5000 tons per day and exported four shipments from abroad, in what signaled it in the process of implementing a strategic plan aimed at ending the phenomenon associated with the extraction of oil gas flaring by 2018.

Iraq also issued on March 20, 2016 the first shipment of surplus for the local need of gas condensate [Alkondnci] by a Panamanian tanker, and then export the four other shipments through the oil marketing company SOMO, most recently last Friday quantity of 24,000 cubic meters.