No 17



Naimi Press Conference

Press conference by Saudi Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali al-Naimi with a number of journalists attended by Walid Khadduri and Bill Farren-Price of MEES,Vienna, 24 April 2003 (Excerpts).

Naimi: I think OPEC as an organization did extremely well in managing supply, particularly in the past five months. I am not going to talk about what we did since 2000, because that is history. But I think starting with the Venezuelan crisis,...