Russia will not meet with OPEC on the oil subject


Moscow. January 28. Russia has no plans to negotiate with OPEC or Riyadh in connection with the situation in the oil market, said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.

In the course of communication with journalists on Thursday Peskov was asked about planned any specific negotiations of Russia with Saudi Arabia or OPEC.

“No,” said Sands.

He also said that I am not ready to answer the question of whether the participation of Russia in the OPEC summit next month.

Deputy Prime Minister Yury Trutnev yesterday told President Vladimir Putin that Russia’s representatives at the world economic forum in Davos, discussed with the world exporters coordination of action to influence oil prices.

“There were a number of meetings with CEOs, government representatives and companies-exporters of oil, who say that they are not satisfied with the world price of oil. They consider that this price does not provide investments in exploration, field development, especially on the shelf. The conversation about coordination in this part for the purpose of changing oil prices. Otherwise, after a certain period, you can face the shortage of energy carriers”, – said Trutnev.