NO. 32

13 MAY 1991


Abu Dhabi Programs 200,000 b/d Output Cut in May

Having kept its crude production unchanged in April at close to the currentmaximum sustainable output of 2.1mn b/d, Abu Dhabi is programming a cutback ofaround 200,000 b/d in May which will bring it more in line with the OPECsecond-quarter level (some 2.32mn b/d for the UAE as a whole, working at some1.9mn b/d for Abu Dhabi).

According to MEES sources, Abu Dhabi's crude production in May, as comparedwith March-April,...