Economie| 03:46 – 11/11/2021
Baghdad – Mawazine News,
The Lukoil Company operating in Iraq announced, on Thursday, the discovery of the Arido field, with a reserve of 7 billion barrels.
The head of the company, Vagit Alekperov, said in a press conference held on the occasion of the arrival of the production of the West Qurna 2 field to one billion barrels, that “today is an important day for us, after we reached the production of one billion barrels of oil,” noting that “over the past years we have felt support from Iraqi government”.
He added that “the tenth block is the second project after our success in Qurna/2,” noting that “we discovered the Eridu field, which has a reserve of 7 billion barrels.”
He stressed, “We are essential partners for the Ministry of Oil and the National Oil Company, and we always cooperate,” pointing out that “all difficulties are overcome in cooperation with the Ministry of Oil.” Ended 29 / h