NO. 45

13 AUGUST 1990


OPEC Crude Production Rose to 23.48mn b/d in July

According to MEES estimates, OPEC crude oil production averaged 23.48mn b/din July, an increase of 220,000 b/d over the June figure of 23.26mn b/d. Theincrease was to a considerable extent attributable to a boost in estimated Iraqiproduction from 3.15mn b/d in June to 3.28mn b/d in July (after averaging only2.9mn b/d in the first half of July, Iraqi output surged to over 3.6mn b/d inthe second half of the...