Middle East Economic Survey


No 48


Libya Production Boost Hands OPEC Escape From Tough Output Allocation Talks

Uncertainties over the pace of recovery of Libyas war-damaged oil sector will probably mean that OPEC postpones negotiations over a new quota regime until June 2012, notes ʹAbd Allah al-Badri, the organizations Secretary General. Ministers are due to meet on 14 December, and what would have been challenging discussions at the best of times have been made harder by...