Iraqi oil

US Secretary of Defense arrives in Iraq on unannounced visit

US Secretary of Defense arrives in Iraq on unannounced visit

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis arrived at the Baghdad International Airport on an unannounced trip. Before departing for his first trip to Baghdad as the new Defense Secretary, James Mattis told reporters, …

Oil Prices Fall On Concerns Of Rising US Production

Oil Prices Fall On Concerns Of Rising US Production

Most analysts see tighter-than-previously-envisaged balances for 2017

Iraq commits to OPEC cuts

Iraq commits to OPEC cuts

Platts says expectations are high that markets will balance out next year

Iraq Could Delay OPEC Production Cuts

Iraq Could Delay OPEC Production Cuts

If Iraq misses its target and a few others follow suit, the effectiveness of the OPEC deal could start to unravel

Monitoring the Oil Market After OPEC Agreement

Monitoring the Oil Market After OPEC Agreement

Indicators of the actual market balance

Iraq ready to cut oil production

Iraq ready to cut oil production

Baghdad is ready to reduce oil production, the country's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said. "Yes, we have agreed to cut production. Iraq will stick to this because the current level of oil prices is …

Oil falls on surprise build in U.S. crude stocks

Oil falls on surprise build in U.S. crude stocks

It revived worries about the supply glut that has capped prices for the past two years

Saudi Arabia, Iran and Nigeria set new oil production record

Saudi Arabia, Iran and Nigeria set new oil production record

OPEC’s June crude production rose 300,000 barrels a day from a month earlier, to 32.73 million barrels a day, which is the highest level since August 2008, according to S&P Global Platts. Platts said that its survey of OPEC …

Turkey’s rising oil relationship with Iran awaits US presidential election outcome

Turkey’s rising oil relationship with Iran awaits US presidential election outcome

Iran has emerged as a swing oil supplier for Turkey in 2016, enabling Ankara to significantly reduce the amount of crude oil purchased from Russia. Iran has been able to play this vital role for Turkey because of the remarkable jump in Iranian …