Organization of the Petroleum-Exporting Countries (OPEC)

Oil prices return to positive dynamics

Oil prices are growing this morning, after OPEC said it expects higher oil demand this year. April Brent crude, the global oil benchmark, gained 39 cents (0.62%) to end at $62.98 a barrel on London’s ICE Futures exchange. …

 OPEC hikes 2018 forecast for oil supply growth

OPEC said it expects demand for oil to grow faster than it originally expected in 2018, but the organization also sees supplies from beyond the producer group surging this year, driven by rising US output. The cartel said it now sees …

Will Novak to decide fate of OPEC deal?

Russia’s oil industry will continue to monitor implementation of a global OPEC+ deal on cutting oil production, and Energy Minister Alexander Novak will take a final decision independently, Lukoil CEO Vagit Alekperov said. …

US output records jeopardize oil markets

US crude oil production broke 10 million barrels a day in November for the first time since production peaked in 1970, the Energy Information Administration said in a monthly report. The US produced 10.038 million barrels a day in …

Does OPEC+ deal have a future?

Saudi Arabia proposed to make the deal between OPEC and their non-OPEC allies permanent after the completion of a deal to reduce oil production, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said. "At the end of the year, …

Oil prices rise on Saudi Arabia comments

Oil prices climbed today, pushed higher by comments from Saudi Arabia that cooperation between oil producers who are currently withholding supplies would continue beyond 2018. Brent crude futures were at $68.89 a barrel at 0315 GMT, up …