MOSCOW, April 27. /TASS/. The meeting of the OPEC+ monitoring committee and the ministerial meeting of the alliance countries will take place on April 27 - a day earlier than previously planned, according to the OPEC agenda. The information was confirmed by a TASS source.
The meeting of the monitoring committee is scheduled for 15:00 Moscow time, ministerial meeting will begin after it.
The reasons for moving the meeting from April 28 were not specified.
Earlier, the OPEC secretariat reported that the ministers of the OPEC+ countries will hold two meetings this week and can not only assess the situation as planned, but also discuss new actions on the oil market.
According to OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo, the oil market is showing positive signals, but there are still enough factors that require careful monitoring.
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak told reporters earlier that at the meeting the ministers would assess the prospects for the development of the oil market and could confirm the decision made in early April. According to him, the OPEC+ countries in May-July will smoothly restore oil production by 2.1 mln barrels per day.