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6 juni 2013

Vestens blod for Kinas olie

Filed under: Økonomi, Danmark, Europa, Irak, Kina, Penge, Politik, UK, USA/Canada — Tags: , , — Hodja @ 16:06

Since the American-led invasion of 2003, Iraq has become one of the world’s top oil producers, and China is now its biggest customer, an American report said.

“China already buys nearly half the oil that Iraq produces, nearly 1.5 million barrels a day, and is angling for an even bigger share, bidding for a stake now owned by Exxon Mobil in one of Iraq’s largest oil fields,” according to a report published by New York Times Newspaper briefed by “Shafaq News”.

“The Chinese are the biggest beneficiary of this post-Saddam oil boom in Iraq,” said Denise Natali, a Middle East expert at the National Defense University in Washington. “They need energy, and they want to get into the market”.

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