Iraq's Oil Ministry asked foreign companies and investors to bid for a project to build and operate a 300,000b/d export-oriented refinery in Fao.
Iraq's main oil export terminal, off the southern city of Basra, will stop loading operations for 24 hours, because of work to install a new pipeline feeding the facility.
Iraq plans to trim crude oil exports from its southern ports to 3.24mb/d in November compared with 3.28mb/d planned for October.
The oil ministers of Iran and Iraq will not attend informal talks between member's of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Turkey during October.
RSK Group and the University of Basrah have agreed to enter into a partnership to train Iraqi engineers
According to Reuters Iraq is aiming to export a record volume of Basra crude from its southern terminals in October during the current price war being fought between Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and Iran.
Technip, in partnership with Unico, a Japanese engineering consultant, has been awarded a project management consultancy (PMC) contract on a reimbursable basis, for the upgrading of the Basra refinery
An Iranian official has announced the country’s plan to export natural gas to Iraq within months.
Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) has signed a deal with Iraq worth $11 billion to build a petrochemicals plant in the southern oil hub of Basra, Industry Minister Nasser al-Esawi said