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Second Tanker Loaded With KRG Oil Sails From Ceyhan

Oil exported from the Kurdistan Region to Ceyhan port in Turkey is sold for second time.

Despite the fact that contradictory information has been reported regarding the first shipment of crude oil from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) via Ceyhan Port, officials from the Turkish Ministry of Energy confirmed that KRG oil is being sold on the world market and the second crude oil tanker has also …

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KRG Denies Oil Export Delivery Problems

A flame rises from a pipeline at Tawke oil field near Duhok. Photo: Azad Lashkari for Reuters

The Government of Kurdistan Region has again denied claims of delivery problems with a tanker ship carrying Kurdish oil on Wednesday at a press conference in Irbil. Safeen Dizayee, spokesperson for the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG), said that the oil has been sold at market value and has reached its …

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Turkey, Iraqi Kurdistan Seal 50-Year Energy Deal

Kurdistan Region expects to produce one million barrels of oil per day (bpd) by 2015.

Turkey and the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Iraq on Wednesday announced the signing of a 50-year deal to export Kurdish oil to the north. KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani unveiled the deal during a speech to Iraqi Kurdistan’s parliament in Irbil, capital of the Kurdish-dominated region in northern Iraq. …

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