Jihad: plans to drill 140 wells oil .. And increase the production of oil export
BAGHDAD / Baghdadiya News / .. Said spokesman Assem Jihad, the Oil Ministry, said the ministry in its plans for the current year will be drilled 140 wells a new oil by national and foreign companies,
Up production to 3.4 million barrels with 2.6 million barrels for export.
Jihad said in a statement received / Baghdadiya News / copy of "National Drilling Company has developed a plan for 2012 include the drilling and reclamation of wells in various parts of the country and by drilling 140 wells and reclamation of wells 85 and run 25 rigs and reclamation."
The Oil Ministry has contracted with a number of international companies during the past two years the two rounds of the first and second licenses to develop oil fields on different parts of the country.
He added jihad that "the plan for drilling included a plan of action for the effort the National include drilling 78.53 wells and reclamation of 9 wells spread over several provinces, where they will be digging 25.65 wells and reclamation of 6 wells within the Southern Oil Company, while the share of Maysan Oil Company will be drilling 8, 38 wells, while the share of oil will be center-drilled wells and reclamation of 9.5 wells, and will share the North Oil Company drilled 35 wells and reclamation of wells and one. "
Jihad said that "the plan of foreign companies contracting with the Ministry of Oil in the licensing round will include the drilling of wells and reclamation 61.3 75.5 wells distributed over foreign companies," explaining that "the share of Exxon Mobil include drilling wells and reclamation 14.6 24 wells in The share of BP drilling 14 wells and the share of Italian oil company Eni will drill wells and reclamation 17.7 49 wells, in addition to the share of Russia's LUKOIL is the amount of drilling three wells and reclamation of 2.5 wells, while the share of company DoubleClick CNN or C- Chinese drilling four wells in addition to the 8 wells drilled by Sun Gul Angola. "
Jihad said, "This business will hopefully add to the oil production in the country's new quantities is expected to exceed production by the end of the current 3.4 million barrels a day and a daily rate of export of more than 2.6 million barrels per day.
Iraq had as much within the budget of the Federal rates of export of 2.6 million barrels per day, and by $ 85 a barrel.
The official emphasized that the first months of the year have covered budget estimates due to high oil prices above the $ 85 is achieved additional savings, noting that the Oil Ministry has given a wide area of work in the drilling and reclamation of the wells to the National Drilling Company in the development of national companies and potential of the achievements of the highest and largest. / End / 21
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