LIBYAPROSPECT – Tripoli
The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has stopped the first petroleum shipment at Ras Lanouf oil port after the start of the clashes between the forces of the Oil Facilities Guards under the leadership of Ibrahim Jadhran and the army affiliated with the House of Representatives (HoR) under the Directorate of General Khalifa Haftar, on Sunday morning.
The inspector of the oil operations in Al-Horouj Company, Nasser Dilab, said that the clashes forced the shipment to suspend from carrying 781 thousand barrels to Italy.
Dilab, who works at Ras Lanouf oil port to organize the movement of the loads, added that the ship was ready to carry the oil from the ground oil storage tanks. He stated that it arrived Sunday early morning from Italy.