Iraq supports the call for an urgent meeting of OPEC

Thursday 02nd April 2020 - 19:07

Iraq supports the call for an urgent meeting of OPEC

Baghdad - INA

 

 Iraq renewed its call, today, Thursday, to expedite the convening of an urgent meeting of OPEC oil-exporting countries and the producers allied with them from outside, and its support for all calls that come in this framework.

 A spokesman for the Oil Ministry, Asim Jihad, said in a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA), that the Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs and Oil Minister Thamer Abbas Al-Ghadban sent a message to the Secretary-General of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries OPEC Mohamed Barkindo today, in which he stressed Iraq’s support for an urgent meeting  To the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC +) in order to study the repercussions of the oil market, and to take quick measures to restore stability to the oil market and restore balance between supply and demand. "