13 iunie 2018

All eyes on OPEC as Trump gripes over prices

al-monitor.com

Just nine days before a big OPEC meeting, US President Donald Trump joined the oil-market fray Tuesday, blaming the group for high prices. "Oil prices are too high, OPEC is at it again. Not good!" the US president said on Twitter. Trump's grousing follows reports suggesting the oil exporters group was already planning to open the spigots, an outcome the International Energy Agency hinted at in its monthly report released earlier Wednesday. "Statements by several parties suggest that action in [...]