Oct 24, 2001, 12:01 AM
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slightly rise program .N.U under exports petroleum Iraqi Program Oil-for-Food Nations United The -- IRNA 24, Oct Tehran, the under exports oil Iraq's in increase slight a Tuesday on reported its of portion a use to Baghdad allows that scheme humanitarian press a to according goods, relief purchase to revenues petroleum on here (UNIC) Center Information Nations United the by release .Wednesday Baghdad said Program Iraq the of Office the update, weekly its In October ending week the in oil of barrels million 9.15 exported had of total week's previous the from increase slight a registering 19, .barrels million 7.14 dlrs or ,(euros) million 310 estimated an worth were exports The estimated total the billion $4 over just to bringing million, 80 current program's the in oil Iraqi of sale the from earned revenue .30 November on ended which ase the in program the of implementation the on briefing a At committee, sanctions 661 Council's Security the to sector agricultural Organization Agriculture and Food .N.U the plan, the oversees which by hold on placed contracts of level the at concern expressed (FAO) two of sector this on impact the of view in especially committee, the .Iraq in drought severe of years consecutive dollars billion three almost 30, September of as FAO, to According been had contracts equipment and supply agricultural of worth worth, billion 4.$2 or percent, 81 which of approval, for submitted had worth, million $420 or percent, 14 Another .approved been had .review further pending hold on placed been NB/AH End