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Niger comes in from the cold with start of oil exports via Benin pipeline

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Issue 502 - 14 Mar 2024 - By Marc Howard | 3 minute read

With crude now flowing through the 1,982km Niger-Benin Export Pipeline, a fivefold increase in oil production beckons for Niger, amid signs that Niamey is emerging from post-coup isolation and has mended ties with Ecowas and the US – a critical factor in developing the greenfield uranium mine at Dasa.

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