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Iraq says plans to reduce oil products imports by 25%

Iraq's oil ministry on Monday said the nation would reduce its petroleum products imports by 25% as crude oil refineries are being rehabilitated following fighting with ISIS militants. Iraq is also producing more oil products by processing natural gas liquids, Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi said in a statement, without indicating a specific timeframe for the import cuts. The ministry has announced in the past few months an increase in the capacity of the Kirkuk oil refinery as well as plans to this year to rehabilitate parts of the Baiji plant, which used to be Iraq's largest petroleum processing facility.

Source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/story/Iraq_says_plans_to_reduce_oil_products_imports_by_25-TR20180312nL8N1QU2KJX1/

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Type Close % Chg YTD % Chg
IQD RSISX 702.6 0.5% -13.4%
USD RSISX 750.5 0.5% -10.2%

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Best Performers

Code Closing (IQD) % Chg
BMNS 0.670 9.8%
IBSD 3.600 2.9%
BCOI 0.430 2.4%
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Worst Performers

Code Closing (IQD) % Chg
TASC 7.390 -4.6%
BNOI 0.260 -3.7%
AIPM 4.610 -2.9%
BIIB 0.360 -2.7%
SMOF 13.550 -2.6%

TOP 5 Traded Volume

Code Trading Vol.
(IQD mn) / d
Trading Vol.
($'000)/d
BCIH 675.8 556.2
BMFI 469.3 386.3
TASC 123.6 101.7
IBSD 68.5 56.4
SKTA 28.8 23.7

Trading Volumes by Sectors

Sector Trading Vol.
(IQD mn)/d
Trading Vol.
('000 $)/d
Telecom 123.6 101.7
Banking 1,178.5 969.9
Industry 79.5 65.4
Hotels & Tourism 9.6 7.9
Services 53.2 43.8
Agriculture 26.8 22.0
Insurance - -
Investment - -
Money Transfer - -
Total 1,471.0 1,210.7