Oil price falls below $78 as Saudi Arabia offers more supply
24 October, 2018, 01:46 | Author: Elaine Woods
"The full impact of the US-China trade war will hit markets in 2019 and could act as a considerable drag on oil demand next year, raising the possibility of the market returning to surplus", said Emirates NBD bank in a note. This is the objective of the agreement: "monitor and stabilize", he said.
Saudi Arabia said last week it would retaliate against any punishment for the killing. "And that happened", he told Bloomberg in an interview.
The American Petroleum Institute is scheduled to release data on U.S. crude stockpiles on Tueday afternoon, followed by more comprehensive report by the U.S. Department of Energy on Wednesday. "So we did our job and more", the crown prince claimed, prompting Zangeneh to dismiss the remarks as "nonsense". U.S. President Donald Trump is counting on Saudi cooperation to soften potential price increases from the sanctions that take effect next month.
On Tuesday, Zangeneh reiterated Iran's position that neither Saudi Arabia nor Russian Federation can replace Iranian oil.
Most companies and countries are... "But Saudi Arabia is a very responsible country, for decades we used our oil policy as (a) responsible economic tool and isolated it from politics", al-Falih said. If US crude drops below $US65, a psychologically important figure, that could trigger further technical selling, traders said.
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Mr Falih added that Saudi Arabia will raise oil output to 11 million barrels per day from 10.7 million. "Therefore, Russia can not increase production further in the short term, without investing in its upstream industries".
USA light crude dropped $3.03, or 4.4 percent, to $66.33 a barrel, after earlier hitting a two-month low at $65.74.
Saudi Arabia gave the strongest indication yet it's trying to stop oil prices from rising, saying that OPEC and allies are in a "produce as much you can mode" to meet demand and replace any looming shortages.
Washington plans new sanctions targeting Iran's oil sector from November 4 with the aim of stopping the country's involvement in conflicts in Syria and Iraq, and bringing Tehran to the negotiating table over its ballistic missile programme.
There has been concern that just as markets tighten with the start of the US sanctions against Iran, Saudi Arabia could cut crude supply in retaliation for potential sanctions against it over the Khashoggi killing.
Oil prices spiked on the move, as they did later in 1979 because of the Iranian revolution.
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The president on Wednesday called Saudi Arabia an important ally, noting it is an important customer for USA military exports. Mr Khashoggi had fled the country a year ago amid the rise of Prince Mohammed, whom he wrote critically about in the Post .
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The kingdom has called such allegations "baseless" but has not offered any evidence Mr Khashoggi ever left the consulate. Asked when the public prosecutor could make an announcement, the official said: "He was instructed to work quickly".
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The statement issued via the State-run press agency on Sunday also warned the kingdom would respond to any steps taken against it. "We would be very upset and angry if that were the case", he said of Saudi Arabia being responsible.