PDVSA's Rodríguez: Venezuela a reliable US oil supplier

Venezuela is a reliable US oil supplier, the head of the state-owned oil company Petroleos de Venezuela SA said in an exclusive interview with Oil & Gas Journal."Of course we are," said PDVSA Pres. Alí Rodríguez Araque, when asked to respond to concerns by some Bush administration officials that the country is now an unreliable supplier to the US because of its internal political problems."For many, many years, through war and peace and through different types of governments, we have maintained a good relationship with the US," he said. "We maintain that same position, and the US needs supplies from Venezuela," he said.Rodríguez and Rafael Ramirez, Venezuela's minister ...

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