Iraq operations

ExxonMobil has two affiliates operating in Iraq: ExxonMobil Iraq Ltd. (EMIL) and ExxonMobil Kurdistan Region of Iraq Ltd. (EMKRIL).

Article Oct. 10, 2018

EMIL has registered a branch office in Iraq and has a presence in both Baghdad and Basra. EMKRIL has registered a branch office in the Kurdistan region of Iraq.

In January 2010, EMIL signed an agreement with the South Oil Company of the Iraq Ministry of Oil to rehabilitate and redevelop the West Qurna I field in southern Iraq. The agreement was signed in Baghdad by representatives of the Ministry of Oil and members of the West Qurna I contractor consortium, which included ExxonMobil as the Lead Contractor, the Oil Exploration Company of Iraq and Shell West Qurna B.V., a Royal Dutch Shell affiliate.

In 2013, ExxonMobil Iraq Limited signed agreements with PetroChina International Iraq F.Z.E. and PT Pertamina Irak Eksplorasi Produksi for participating interest in the West Qurna I project.

ExxonMobil Iraq Limited as Lead Contractor will work to rehabilitate and redevelop the West Qurna I field. ExxonMobil leads the industry in development and production technologies and capabilities, and will apply its worldwide expertise to ensure the success of this project.

In October 2011, ExxonMobil signed six Production Sharing Contracts covering more than 848,000 acres in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

In Iraq, as in all the places we work, ExxonMobil is dedicated to providing for the safety of our operations for our employees, contractors and communities where we operate. We recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset, and invest in their safety, health, training and development.

Exxon Mobil Corporation has numerous affiliates, with many names that include ExxonMobil, Exxon, Mobil, Esso and XTO.  For convenience and simplicity those terms and terms such as Corporation, company, our, we and its are sometimes used as abbreviated references to specific affiliates or affiliate groups.