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26 Mar 2018

OPEC Secretary General meets with Iraqi President

Baghdad, Iraq, 26 March 2018--OPEC's Secretary General, HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, met with Iraq's President, HE Fuad Masum, today in Baghdad. The President reiterated Iraq’s commitment to the 'Declaration of Cooperation', signed by 24 oil producing countries on 10 December 2016, through which production levels were voluntarily adjusted to reduce the stock overhang and bring about a return of market stability.

President Masum also commended the Secretary General for the efforts he made to establish the Declaration. For his part, HE Mohammad Barkindo lauded the President and the lraqi leadership for the continuous support they have provided to OPEC and the 'Declaration of Cooperation'.