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New Oil Pipeline from Anafura to Amal

The s National Oil Corporation (NOC) and the Arabian Gulf Company for Oil have entered an agreement with Wintershall (Libya) to build a crude oil pipeline from the Anafura field (affiliated with the Arabian Gulf Company) to the Amal field (affiliated with the Harouge Oil Operations Company). The 24-inch pipeline will be approximately 55 km […]

Libya 5th in Germany’s March oil imports

Libya’s oil sector sent 469,000 tonnes of crude to Germany in March, down from 779,000 tonnes in February but putting it fifth-highest in Germany’s oil imports, economic and foreign trade statistics office BAFA data showed on Monday. The figure was not dissimilar to 496,000 tonnes received in March 2011, shortly after fighting broke out between rebels […]

Libya up to 3rd in Germany’s Feb oil imports

A recovering Libyan oil sector sent 779,000 tonnes of crude to Germany in February, up from 595,000 tonnes in January and 388,000 tonnes in December, putting it third-highest in Germany’s oil imports, economic and foreign trade statistics office BAFA data showed on Wednesday.  The figure was up from 614,000 tonnes in February 2011 when fighting […]

Libya up to 4th in Germany’s Jan oil imports

A recovering Libyan oil sector sent 595,000 tonnes of crude to Germany in January, up from 388,000 tonnes in December and fourth highest in Germany’s oil imports, economic and foreign trade statistics office BAFA data showed on Wednesday. The figure was down from 748,000 tonnes in January 2011. Fighting broke out in Libya in February […]

Germany’s 2011 oil import bill up 29.0 percent

Germany’s crude oil import bill for January-December 2011 rose 29.0 percent to 53.7 billion euros ($70.97 billion) from a year ago, as higher prices outweighed lower volumes, official data showed. Germany’s average border oil price in the period, at 592.72 euros a tonne, was up 32.9 percent from the year earlier, economic and foreign trade […]

Germany Pledges to Help Libya Rebuild

During a one-day visit to Libya on Sunday, sandwiched between trips to Algeria and Tunisia, German foreign minister Guido Westerwelle said on Sunday his country was ready to contribute to the reconstruction of Libya following the collapse of Muammar Gaddafi’s 42-year rule. During his first visit to the country since the National Transitional Council took […]