ISSN: 1817-5880

Author : Abboud Alafi, Abdul-Jabbar

Conception to Develop the Southern oil fields

Abdul-Jabbar Abboud Alafi

Gulf Economist, Volume 26, Issue 16, Pages 43-57

Most of the reserved Crude oil and gas are found in the southern area in Iraq . The estimations point that it reaches to (280-300) billion unconfirmed Barrel .
The giant oil fields are found in the south .So, it is supposed to develop these fields in order to raise its product to raise the incomes of Iraq from the foreign money for the purposes of growth (development). Most oil fields have technical problems. There are more than one way to develop these oil fields. These ways depend on legal and economic considerations so as to find solutions to the challenges that face the activities of south oil company