Middle East Economic Survey


No 43


Badri Says Iraq Will Be Accommodated In OPEC Production Targets

OPEC Secretary-General 'Abd Allah al-Badri told reporters in Vienna on 15 October that there was no doubt that the organization would accommodate Iraq within its production targets system as its oil production capacity increases. However, he said Iraqs plans for a major increase in capacity were not discussed in OPECs new long term strategy (MEES, 18 October): The strategy...