Iraq’s March oil exports stand at 107.05 mln

BAGHDAD, Iraq exported 107.05 million barrels (bpd) of crude oil from its southern ports in March, slightly above the February average, the oil ministry said on Sunday.

Iraq’s Oil Ministry spokesman Asim Jihad said that Iraq’s exports from the ports, managed by the central government in Baghdad, averaged 3.426 million bpd in February, down from 3.49 million bpd in January.

The March crude oil sales reached USD 6.4 billion, at a rate of USD 59.9 dollar per barrel. (end) aah.haq

Source: Kuwait News Agency