Libyan oil production at 1.2 million barrels per day, claims oil minister
"We hope to return to 2010 levels, which was 1.6 million bpd, within two or three years," he added.
He added that he hoped that Libya's decision to lift force majeure on oil and gas exploration, which was announced last week, would encourage foreign oil companies to return to the country.
Torn by civil war since 2011, Libya is divided between rival governments in the east and west, each backed by international patrons and numerous armed militias on the ground.
Rival factions have continually tried to seize a monopoly over the country's lucrative oil and gas industry.