27 September 2011 12:17 [Source: ICIS news]
Oil production at the field began on Monday and a rate of around 30,000 bbl/day has been achieved.
According to NOC more wells at the field will be re-activated to raise production in the next 48 to 72 hours.
Production at the field before the Libyan civil war was around 70,000 bbl/day, according to trading sources.
The Abu Attifel oil field is around 300km (186 miles) south of
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