JSC Gazprom Neft says oil production from Badra field in Iraq has reached 45,000 b/d as a sixth well, the P-13, is producing 10,000 b/d (OGJ Online, July 23, 2015). Oil production was 17,000 b/d in early 2015.
Drilling continues at P-09, P-15, and P-12. These wells are expected to be brought on production in 2016.
Earlier this month, Gazprom Neft received its second allocation of oil as compensation for costs incurred in developing Badra in Wasit province in eastern Iraq. The first consignment was received in April.