Browsing All posts tagged under »opec«

Iranian exports weaken as other countries move forward

August 6, 2012


Sanctions imposed on Iran have played in the favor of major producers such as Saudi Arabia, Russia and Venezuela which now export about 21 percent more crude to Asia’s biggest buyers compared to a year ago. Iran’s exports to China, Japan, South Korea and India have fallen by a third in the first six months […]

Lower production, higher prices: Iran creates coalition within OPEC

July 4, 2012


Hardliners like Iran are pushing for lower production and higher prices, contrary to Saudi Arabia, Senior fellow at Nanyang Technological University's S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, James M. Dorsey said.

Expert says Saudi Arabia not to let Iran or Iraq take top OPEC post

June 11, 2012


Saudi Arabia will not let Iran or Iraq to put their nominees on the OPEC Secretary General position, professor at the University of Glasgow and expert on nuclear issues Reza Taghizadeh said. The expert was commenting on Iran proposing its own nominee for the post of OPEC’s Secretary General. “Role of the secretary general is […]