OPEC production in August is the highest in 2018
16:14 - 31/08/2018
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The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) rose this month to its highest level in 2018 as Libya's output recovered and southern Iraq's exports reached a record level, although the shrinking of Iranian shipments due to US sanctions curbed the increase.
The survey showed Friday that the Organization's 15 member states pumped 32.79 million barrels per day (bpd) in August, up 220,000 bpd from July's revised estimate.
The biggest increase in supplies this month came from Libya, whose output is still volatile due to unrest