Libya State Oil Company Says Agoco Won’t Halt Crude, IOD Reports

May 2 (Bloomberg) -- Libya’s Arabian Gulf Oil Co. won’t carry out threats to halt crude production because of protests at its headquarters, the chairman of the country’s state oil company said, according to the International Oil Daily.

Libya’s National Oil Corp. has received no messages from the producer, known as Agoco, about a shutdown, NOC chairman Nuri Berruien said, according to the newsletter.

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