Iraqi Kurds Boost Oil Sales in Drive for Financial Independence

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  • Kurdish Sept. daily oil exports exceed 600,000 barrels a day
  • Kurds export crude oil via pipeline to Turkish port of Ceyhan

Iraq’s Kurdish region ramped up crude exports by 27 percent in September as the semi-autonomous enclave seeks greater financial independence amid a budget dispute with the federal government in Baghdad.

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