Calgary-listed Forza Petroleum achieved record production of 14,600 b/d from its Hawler block (Forza 65%op, KNOC 15%, KRG 20%) in Iraqi Kurdistan in Q1. This represented a 14% increase from the previous quarter’s 12,800 b/d and just outstripped the previous record of 14,200 b/d set in 1Q 2020 before the Covid-19 pandemic disrupted operations (see chart).