OPEC

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n OPEC an organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the production and sale of petroleum
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Usage

In literature:

Many countries in Africa and many members of the OPEC oil cartel rely on a single product for their livelihood.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
No one troubled about the Persian Gulf states until they had OPEC and the rest of us had no petroleum.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

OPEC is an organization of 11 oil producing and exporting countries, from Africa (Algeria, the Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya and Nigeria).
OPEC Stalemate Causes Oil Futures to Soar.
OPEC 's Triple Dilemma.
VIENNA (AP) — OPEC 's secretary general says oil prices could rise by about $25 from their present levels without threatening the world economy.
OPEC oil ministers have decided to keep a production target of 30 million barrels a day, citing mounting world economic concerns for their decision.
Petchems And Tomorow's OPEC Meeting.
THE next OPEC meeting - which takes place in Ecuador this Saturday (11 December) - is crucial for petrochemicals for two reasons.
VIENNA — OPEC oil ministers have agreed to maintain their present oil output ceiling, signaling satisfaction with prices.
OPEC not concerned about US pickup in oil output.
OPEC Fights for $100 Crude.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) is moving towards supporting $100 oil.
OPEC seeks to stayout of Iran-West spat.
Iraqi Oil Minister Abdul-Karim Elaibi, OPEC 's acting president, said that while Iran's more.
Why OPEC Can't Halt the Price Slide.
In his new book, Time to Get Tough, Donald Trump says it's time to really get tough with OPEC .
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In science:

Dashed-dotted lines correspond to 1-body plus one-pion exchange current (OPEC).
6He beta-decay rate and the suppression of the axial constant in nuclear matter
Hubbert’s peak is nearly upon us, especially for non-OPEC countries (Campbell 2005).
Astrophysics in 2006
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