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announced the Basra Governorate Council, Monday, plan to drill 20 new oil wells in the Majnoon field in 2019 to raise production from 250 to 300 thousand barrels per day.
“There is a plan in coordination with the Ministry of Oil and the Southern Oil Company to expand oil wells and increase production,” said Shaddad al-Faris, head of the energy committee in the council.
He added that “the plan, in coordination with the Iraqi Drilling Company, the drilling of 20 new wells within the Majnoon field in Basra,” adding that “the purpose of raising the production of the field crazy from 250 to 300 thousand barrels per day.”
He explained that “there are plans to expand other oil fields in Basra, including Rumaila field and other fields and the expansion of oil exploration exploratory.”