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Official expects increase in oil production by end of 2017

Oil production in Iraq
Oil production from southern oilfields is expected to increase from 700 million cubic feet to one billion cubic feet a day by the end of 2017, an energy official said on Thursday.

The Iraqi South Gas Company started to use a new pipeline with a capacity of 200 million cubic feet per day, the official added.

In 2016, the Iraqi government exported a record amount of gas condensate and liquid gas.