Iran rules out OPEC deal as Russia, Saudi push for oil output hike

Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh arrives at his hotel ahead of a meeting of OPEC oil ministers in Vienna, Austria, June 19, 2018. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

VIENNA/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Iran said on Tuesday OPEC was unlikely to reach a deal on oil output this week, setting the stage for a clash with Saudi Arabia and Russia, which are pushing to raise production steeply from July to meet growing global demand. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meets on Friday to […]

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