The following is an archived copy of a message sent to a Discussion List run by the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq.

Views expressed in this archived message are those of the author, not of the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq.

[Main archive index/search] [List information] [Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq Homepage]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Articles from the news

On Mon, 1 Feb 1999 09:45:09 -0000 Harriet Griffin 
<> wrote:

> **********
> Arabic News: Iraq to reduce program of petroleum exports in February
> Iraq, Economics, 1/30/99
> learned from Iraqi sources in Cairo that the program for
> exporting Iraqi petroleum of February will witness a severe reduction
> from its rate in the current month. The sources said that 1.9 million
> barrels of oil are to be exported daily during February, a reduce from
> 2.3 million bpd in January. In the meantime the program for February is
> nearing the formal estimates of Iraq's export capacity, which indicates
> its success in exporting 2 million barrels daily in recent weeks.

I'd be very grateful if anyone could tell me why the 
exports are being reduced.



Dr. Eric Herring
Department of Politics
University of Bristol
10 Priory Road
Bristol BS8 1TU
England, UK
Tel. +44-(0)117-928-8582
Fax +44-(0)117-9732133

This is a discussion list run by Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq.
To be removed/added, email, NOT the
whole list. Archived at

[Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq Homepage]