OMV to Resume Oil Production in Libya

EnergyOil & Gas ♦ Published: October 10, 2011; 16:40 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Austrian oil corporation had to abandon oil production in Libya at the beginning of the year. Now, OMV wants to continue its operations.

OMV to Resume Oil Production in Libya / Picture: ©

Since the beginning of the Libyan civil war in February, OMV had to leave the country for securitiy reasons. As a result, the oil production completely collapsed. Today, OMV´s CEO Gerhard Roiss explained to restart the oil production soon. However, the volumes will be kept very small for the time being.

Roiss also took part at the short state visit of the Austrian Minister of…