18.12.2008 - Oil trades near four-year low as OPEC cut seen as insufficient
From Bloomberg: Crude oil traded near the lowest in more than four years on skepticism that OPECís larger-than- expected supply cut will be enough to boost prices as fuel demand drops. Oil extended yesterdayís 8.1 percent decline after OPEC agreed that the groupís 11 members with quotas will trim current production by 2.46 million barrels a day to 24.845 million barrels a day. U.S. fuel consumption in November declined 7.4 percent from a year earlier to the lowest for the month since 1998, the American Petroleum Institute said yesterday. .... Full Article: Source
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