Iraq: oil revenues of about $ 6 billion for the month of September
20/10/2011 18:24

Baghdad, October 20 / October (Rn) - The Iraqi Oil Ministry on Thursday that crude oil imports for the month of September last reached six billion and $ 616 million.

He said ministry spokesman Assem Jihad told the Kurdish news agency (Rn) that "Iraq's revenues amounted to 63 million and 800 thousand barrels during the month of September," noting that "28 global company bought Iraqi oil at an average price $ 104."

He pointed out that "Basra's oil exports stood at 53 million barrels and financial revenue reached 5 billion and $ 526 million, and exports of Kirkuk reached 10.1 million barrels and an estimated revenue of $ 900 million."

They expected the Iraqi Oil Ministry on Thursday, crude oil prices remain above $ 90 after experts likely lower prices below that level influenced by the debt crisis in the European Union.