WPC: OPEC-IEA dialogue better, but price still at issue

The heads of the organizations representing the world's main oil exporters and top oil importers claimed to have found common ground anew on the issue of oil market stability, judging from their talks at the World Petroleum Congress in Rio de Janeiro early this month.But as always, the two groups remain at odds on the means to achieve that stability-particularly on the issue of oil pricing policy.Alberto Calderón Silva, secretary-general of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, and Robert Priddle, executive director of the International Energy Agency, both praised the growing dialogue between their organizations as they sat down for the first-ever joint press confe...

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