BAGHDAD / ... Oil Minister, Jabbar Allaibi, Sunday, that Iraq will end soon to complete the project of Kuwait gas supply according to the agreement concluded between the two countries.
Allaibi said in a speech at the opening of Iraq's energy forum, which will continue its work over the two days that "Iraq will provide the State of Kuwait by about 200 million cubic feet of gas per day in the framework of good cooperation relations between the two countries."
He revealed at the same time an Iraqi - Iranian talks to sign a partnership agreement in the border oil fields, joint production.
Luaibi said Iraq has made "remarkable development" in the gas industry helped to achieve a significant increase in production during the current year, "adding" it managed this year to invest 1.4 billion cubic feet of gas per day compared to 650 million cubic feet last year.
He added that "Iraq's production of liquefied gas rose from three to six thousand tons per day with liquefied gas export rate of thousand tons per day, while Iraq also exported 15 thousand barrels per day of condensate."
He Allaibi his expectations that production will continue to evolve over the next year to reach the rate of gas investor to 1.7 billion cubic feet per day of liquefied gas production of seven thousand tons per day.
He also predicted that Iraq's exports of liquefied natural gas, rising to 1,500 tons per day with high export condensate rate to 20 thousand barrels per day.
The Allaibi said in a press statement on 28 December, that "encouraging conditions" to complete the project to supply Kuwait with gas under the "great response from both parties and in conformity shared visions."
He explained that the project includes the supply of Iraq to Kuwait by about 200 million cubic feet of gas per day starting from 500 million feet, and ranging to 100 and 200 cubic feet per day, noting that the project is not new and is expected "to see the light very soon," .anthy 1
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