NO. 6

12 NOVEMBER 1990

OPEC Maintains Expanded Level Of Crude Output In October

As an average for the month of October, OPEC's crude oil production more orless maintained the same high level it had reached in September - largelyoffsetting the 4mn b/d of exports lost from Iraq and Kuwait. But there were somesignificant shifts in the sources of supply within OPEC between September andOctober. And - ironically at a time when crude prices are still being inflatedby the fear of war in the...