Petrostates in Peril
Petrostates in Peril
Are OPEC’s Cuts Working?

Petrostates are unhappy, which may be all you need to know.

Petrostates in Peril
Cheap Crude Is Hell for Oil’s Old Guard

Economic growth is predictably sluggish for petrostates.

Petrostates in Peril
The IEA Thinks the Oil Glut Problem Is Getting Worse

Petrostates around the world are panicking.

Petrostates in Peril
OPEC’s Coffers Are Drying Up

Cheap oil is taking its toll on the cartel’s net export revenues.

Petrostates in Peril
Here’s How Much the Oil Price Fall Is Hurting OPEC

The collapse in crude prices cut OPEC’s oil export revenues nearly 50 percent in 2015.

Petrostates in Peril
Russia’s Lukoil Wants to Work with OPEC

But it’s hard to see Putin coming to some sort of agreement with OPEC when the cartel’s own members can’t trust one another enough to make any cuts of their own.

Petrostates in Peril
Russia Caps 2015 With Record-Setting Oil Production

For now, Moscow has little choice but to ramp up production to try to offset bargain prices by selling more.

Petrostates in Peril
OPEC’s Own Outlook Getting Grimmer

With lower breakeven prices and innovative new techniques, shale firms are better prepared to weather a price war than OPEC might hope. The cartel’s long-term outlook isn’t bright.

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