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"The filling of the first shipment started today (Sunday). This is very important given the limited capabilities. Export out of al-Sedr Oil Terminal will resume and will be according to demand."
The official said a 600,000-barrel tanker would leave Ras Lanuf's al-Sedr port for a European country, without identifying it.
Interim Oil Minister Abdulrahman Ben Yazza said last month that Libya's oil output had hit 1 million barrels per day (bpd). Ben Yazza also said production would reach 1.3 million bpd by the first quarter and 1.5 million bpd by the second half of 2012.
Originally posted by Daedal
reply to post by Rockpuck
Do you think in the 40 yrs since the last attempt that a contingency plan has been put in place to deal with another potential crisis. So Europe would definitely be affected far more than the US would, but the side effects would cripple America as well due to the damage in Europe?
edit on 2-1-2012 by Daedal because: Edit
Originally posted by irontyrant
reply to post by Solomons
They will throw Iran under the bus before they risk their economic relationship with the USA. Iran is such a joke.