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Qatar posts December trade surplus of QR14.3bn amid crude exports jump

Qatar posts December trade surplus of QR14.3bn amid crude exports jump

Qatar's crude exports witnessed a robust 21% year-on-year expansion as it reported trade surplus of QR14.3bn in December 2019, according to the country's Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

Oil extends gains as Saudi pledges export curbs

Oil extends gains as Saudi pledges export curbs

Oil prices extended gains on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia pledged to curb exports from next month and Opec called on several members to boost compliance with output cuts to help to rein in oversupply and tackle flagging prices.

Qatar's trade surplus reaches QR10.75bn in December

Qatar's trade surplus reaches QR10.75bn in December

A surge in value of crude exports, ahead of the January 1 deadline for production cuts, helped Qatar's trade surplus reach QR10.75bn in December 2016, showing a stupendous 21.7% growth year-on-year.

Oil prices dip as Iraq raises exports

Oil prices dip as Iraq raises exports

Oil prices dipped to around $49 a barrel on Monday as Iraq raised its crude exports target ahead of an Opec meeting while Canadian production was set to restart after huge wildfires.