NO. 47


OPEC & Gulf Crisis

Nigeria Claims Adherence to OPEC Quota and Opposes UnilateralActions

Nigeria is adhering to its OPEC quota level of 1.611mn b/d and opposesunilateral action by OPEC states to make up the shortfall in oil productionbecause of the Gulf crisis, according to Dr. Jibril Aminu, the Nigerian OilMinister, in an interview with Reuters on 21 August. He said that OPEC stateswere communicating by telephone to formulate a response to the crisis with the...