Iraq to sign deal with Honeywell for Artawi gas processing -ministry

The memorandum of understanding would "develop later" into a contract to process gas from five oilfields, ministry spokesman Asim Jihad said.

  
A general shows a view of the gas field of Siba in Basra , Iraq April 25, 2018.

A general shows a view of the gas field of Siba in Basra , Iraq April 25, 2018.

REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani

BAGHDAD- Iraq's oil ministry said on Tuesday it would sign an agreement on Wednesday with U.S. energy company Honeywell to process natural gas from its Artawi southern oilfield.

The memorandum of understanding would "develop later" into a contract to process gas from five oilfields, ministry spokesman Asim Jihad said.

(Reporting by Ahmed Rasheed; editing by John Davison and Jason Neely) ((ahmed.rasheed@thomsonreuters.com; +964-7901-947-131; Reuters Messaging: ahmed.rasheed.thomsonreuters.com@thomsonreuters.net))


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