Eni production in Libya at 80 percent capacity, says CEO

(AGI) Rho, Milan, May 28 - The discovery of gas off Libya byItalian oil and gas giant Eni is "a very interesting field nearour already existing installations", said CEO Claudio Descalzi."It is all offshore and is useful for Italy and Libya," he saidwhile attending the Confindustria employers' associationmeeting at Milan Expo. He went on: "It is a discovery that wasnot simple to make and is a great sign of confidence also forour Libyan partners. Our production in Libya is at 80 percentof what is possible." He said the interruption ofproduction at

(AGI) Rho, Milan, May 28 - The discovery of gas off Libya byItalian oil and gas giant Eni is "a very interesting field nearour already existing installations", said CEO Claudio Descalzi."It is all offshore and is useful for Italy and Libya," he saidwhile attending the Confindustria employers' associationmeeting at Milan Expo. He went on: "It is a discovery that wasnot simple to make and is a great sign of confidence also forour Libyan partners. Our production in Libya is at 80 percentof what is possible." He said the interruption ofproduction at the Agip oil site in the Niger Delta caused by agroup of activists "is a fairly normal thing. There are noproblems". (AGI) . .