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Saudi Arabia Likely To Call For Higher OPEC Output Ceiling For 1Q 1992

In view of higher demand projections for the first quarter of next year,Saudi Arabia is likely to ask for an increase in the OPEC output ceiling for thecoming quarter at the Organization's ministerial conference in Vienna on 26November, MEES understands. The ceiling for the current fourth quarter of 1991was set at 23.65mn b/d at the OPEC ministerial meeting in Geneva at the end ofSeptember. The...