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Saudis Keep Pressure on OPEC Cheats Before Ministerial Talks

  • King Salman calls Nigerian president to discuss compliance
  • Nigeria and Iraq have consistently exceeded output targets
The coalition of producers is restoring some of the vast quantities of crude halted during the depths of the Covid-19 crisis.

The coalition of producers is restoring some of the vast quantities of crude halted during the depths of the Covid-19 crisis.

Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg
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Saudi Arabia kept up the pressure on OPEC+ nations that have been exceeding their oil-output targets, hours before a meeting to discuss their agreement.

King Salman bin Abdulaziz called Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to emphasize the importance of complying with production quotas and compensating for past shortcomings, state-run Saudi Press Agency said on Wednesday.