According to the oil minister for the United Arab Emirates, Mohamed al-Hamil, the global oil market is currently “a little oversupplied”
“I don’t think there will be any shift” in quotas the oil minister for Qatar, Abdullah al-Attiyah told sources known to Regal Group International via telephone after a recent meeting in Kuwait with ministers from Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf nations. “Producers and consumers are happy” with current oil prices, the minister added.
According to recently released data from the U.S. Energy Department demand for fuel in the globes biggest oil consumer has dropped 6.4% to 18.5 million barrels a day, the largest weekly decline since 2004. Analysts expect oil prices to drop in the coming week.
Regal Group International research shows that in 2008, OPEC agreed to a record 4.2 million-barrel-
“We don’t want to rock the boat and do something that maybe will have a negative effect on the world economy,” an OPEC spokesman told reporters in a recent interview.
OPEC’s 12 members, Algeria, Angola, Ecuador, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela are due to meet at the group’s headquarters in Vienna
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