Tuesday, February 20

Iraq’s July oil output rises by around 70,000 bpd, SOMO data show

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Iraq pumped 4.584 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil in July, up by 69,000 bpd from June, data from state-owned marketer SOMO seen by Reuters showed on Wednesday.

According to the production figures, Iraq’s output was just above its OPEC+ quota of 4.580 mln bpd for July.

(Reporting by Rowena Edwards; editing by Jason Neely)