Iraq’s al-Sumoud refinery operating at its capacity

An Iraqi oil field near Basra. (File photo: Reuters)

Iraq’s al-Sumoud refinery in Baiji is operating at its planned capacity and the fire that broke out in a surrounding area is now under control, Iraqi News Agency (INA) reported, citing a statement from the oil ministry.
The fire broke out on nearby agricultural land and was “outside the refinery and did not affect production,” the statement added.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:54 - GMT 06:54