Gazprom Neft is currently involved in four projects in the Republic of Iraq, three of which are located in the Kurdistan Region.
Gazprom Neft Middle East has interests in the Garmian, Halabja and Shakal blocks, holding an
Gazprom Neft’s interest in the Garmian block stands at 40 percent. Detailed field appraisal on this block is currently ongoing in preparation for its being opened up for large-scale development, with the Kurdistan Regional Government currently assessing preliminary plans, to that end.
Gazprom Neft’s fourth project in Iraq concerns the development of the Badra field, located in the Wassit province, in the east of the country. Preliminary investigations suggest reserves at the Badra field could total as much as three billion barrels of oil. Gazprom Neft is operator on this project, with a