Gazprom, Russia’s oil, today announced the launch of three new wells Badra oil field in Iraq.

The company said that total production rate of the three wells of 23 thousand barrels of oil per day, pointing out that the daily production of the field reached 77 thousand barrels.

Separately, the Iraqi Oil Ministry, said that “Iraq’s crude exports reached 3.269 million bpd in February, compared to 3.32 million barrels a day in January.”

The ministry added that “the stated amounts include all the Iraqi Oil Marketing Company (SOMO) exported from the Gulf, located on the southern ports and the Turkish port of Ceyhan,”