No. 20

18 May 1998


Ardebili Says Iran's April Production Was 3.781Mn B/D

Mr. Hossein Kazempour Ardebili, an Adviser to Iran's Oil Minister, was quoted by theofficial Iranian news agency IRNA as stating on 14 May that Iran's crude oilproduction averaged 3.781mn b/d in April in line with its commitment under the OPEC outputcutback agreement. Mr. Ardebili said: "Iran cut its production by 140,000 b/d so thatIranian production in April stood at 3.781mn b/d Iran is committed to the...