OPEC+ extends oil cuts to third quarter, discusses 2025, sources say [from Reuters]

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Reuters — OPEC+ agreed on Sunday to prolong its deep oil output cuts in 2024 and was discussing extending them into 2025, OPEC+ sources said as the group seeks to shore up the market amid tepid global demand growth, high interest rates and rising rival U.S. production.

Oil prices trade near $80 per barrel, below what many OPEC+ members need to balance their budget. Worries over slow demand growth in top oil importer China have weighed on prices.

Full artice: https://www.reuters.com/business/energy/opec-seen-prolonging-cuts-2024-into-2025-two-sources-say-2024-06-02/