Iran’s nuclear standoff forecast to push up oil

Oil rig in Iranian waters

Iran’s lack of co-operation with the West on its nuclear weapons policy has led to a round of energy giants and traders ceasing gasoline trade with the country, following pressure, mainly from the US, for the United Nations (UN) and corporates to place sanctions on Iran until it enters negotiations on its programme.

The raft of companies pulling out of import deals has led to concerns that Iran will retaliate by stopping oil exports to the West. With its oil production averaging 3.8 million

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: