API: Iraqi reconstruction progressing despite security problems

10/27/2003
Reconstruction of Iraq's oil industry has progressed recently despite continuing security problems, government and industry officials reported at American Petroleum Institute's annual meeting in New Orleans last week.Since mid-September, production of crude oil has reached 2 million b/d, and exports have exceeded 1 million b/d, said Gary L. Vogler, deputy senior oil advisor of the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) in Baghdad.Vogler also said Iraq's three main refineries at Basra 140,000 b/d, Daura 100,000 b/d, and Baiji 290,000 b/d have resumed nearly full operations. An immediate goal is to restart several 10,000 b/d refineries the Iraqis call "package units" at locati...
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