VOL. XLI

No. 09

2-March-1998

OPEC

Letter To The Editor

From Nordine Ait-Laoussine, President of the Geneva-based consultingfirm Nalcosa and former Energy Minister of Algeria.

The Editor

Middle East Economic Survey

Nicosia, Cyprus

Dear Sir,

I was pleased to read in this week's MEES (23 February 1998) Saudi Arabia'sapparent readiness to consider a collective production cutback to remedy the presentover-supply situation, with the view of bringing back a much needed stability to the oilmarket, and I...