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Iran's Call for Further 2% OPEC Production Cut Is "PositiveSuggestion", Says Parra

In a conversation with MEES, Venezuelan Energy Minister Alirio Parra, who isalso the current President of the OPEC Conference, has described Iran's recentcall for an additional 2% cutback in OPEC output, below the 1Q 1993 allocationsagreed upon at the end-November meeting, as a "positive suggestion"meriting serious consideration. Dr. Parra said he would follow up the...