NO. 29

24 APRIL 1989


OPEC Statement on March Production

OPEC has issued a statement affirming that crude supply to the world marketby 11 member countries (excluding the UAE and Qatar) in March averaged 17.1mnb/d and was thus within their combined quota allocation of 17.2mn b/d (for MEESstory on the March figures see page A2). The text of the statement, issued inVienna on 17 April is as follows:

"In March, OPEC oil supply to the international market by 11 membercountries which...