NO. 2

14 OCTOBER 1991


OPEC Production Hits 23.7mn b/d in September

According to MEES estimates, OPEC crude production rose to 23.72mn b/d inSeptember as against 23.47mn b/d in August. The 250,000 b/d increase was mainlydue to higher output in Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Kuwait and the UAE. The followingtable shows MEES estimates for OPEC crude production for the first nine monthsof 1991:

OPEC Crude Oil Production January-September 1991 (MEES Estimates - Thousandb/d)

 Jan Feb Mar Apr May...