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Oil Producers' Reactions To Possible Iraqi Oil Exports

OPEC member states have reacted cautiously to the possible resumption ofIraqi oil sales, preferring to wait for the results of the talks with the UNbefore deciding on whether or not to call an extraordinary meeting. Dr. AlirioParra, the Venezuelan Oil Minister, speaking after talks with Mr. Jean Ping, theGabonese Minister of Oil and OPEC President, said on 8 July that OPEC would meetif an agreement is...