Baghdad The Ministry of Oil announced today, Thursday, that the revenues last month amounted to more than nine billion dollars.

The ministry said in a statement: “The amount of crude oil exports for the month of October last year amounted to (104) million (831) thousand (120) barrels, with revenues amounting to (9) billion and (281) million and (647) thousand dollars.”

It added, “The total quantities exported of crude oil for the month of October from oil fields in central and southern Iraq amounted to 102 million and (70) thousand and (427) barrels, while the quantities exported of Kirkuk oil through the Turkish port of Ceyhan were two million and (417) thousand and (893) barrels.

It continued, “The average price per barrel amounted to (88,539) dollars, and that the exported quantities were loaded by (34) international companies of multiple nationalities, from the ports of Basra, Khor Al-Amaya, mono-buoys on the Gulf and the Turkish port of Ceyhan.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency