Iran has urged OPEC member countries to hang to their oil prolongation quotas to hindrance oil cost declines, IRNA news group reported on Saturday, citing Iran’s OPEC attach� Mohammad Ali Khatibi.
The disaster of certain OPEC members to observe their prolongation share and mercantile crises in a United States, Europe and certain Asian countries were a categorical reasons for a descending prices in universe oil markets, he said.
International oil prices have depressed from about $118 per tub to underneath $100 per tub in new weeks amid augmenting financier worries about Europe’s slow emperor debt woes and troublesome macroeconomic information from a U.S. and China, indicating a slack in tellurian mercantile growth.
While OPEC set central prolongation roof during 30 million barrels per day in 2011, it produces about 2 million barrels per day some-more than a figure, he said, adding that Saudi Arabia and a dual allies, Kuwait and a UAE, were a biggest share violators and a vital contributors to descending oil prices in universe markets.
The Iranian attach� pronounced Saudi Arabia was augmenting a wanton reserve to a markets underneath vigour from a world’s biggest oil consumers to ease down a oil market.
Khatibi pronounced a Iranian oil apportion had already sent a minute to a OPEC arch to criticism a share violations by these 3 countries, adding he had urged a member states not to work opposite any other.