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OPEC Sees Fall in CPE Net Exports in 1989 and 1990

Net oil exports by countries classified as Centrally Planned Economies (CPEs)fell by 250,000 b/d in 1989 and are expected to decline by a further 30,000 b/din 1990, according to a recent report compiled by the OPEC Secretariat. The 1990decrease, however, is more modest than what is projected in some other forecastswhich estimate a decline of between 100,000 and 300,000 b/d in CPE net oilexports in that...