All things being equal Nigeria expects oil production to hit 1.8 mln bpd in 2018 – Kachikwu


ABUJA, Sept 13 – Nigerian oil production, excluding condensates, is running at 1.6 million barrels per day (bpd), the country’s oil minister said on Wednesday.

“For next year, all things being equal, I expect that we will be able to meet 1.8 million bpd of crude,” Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu told reporters in the capital, Abuja.

Reporting by Felix Onuah; Writing by Alexis Akwagyiram; Editing by Greg Mahlich (Reuters)

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