MOSCOW, 10 APR — RIA Novosti. the Presidents of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump held a telephone conversation, reported in the Kremlin.
it is Noted that the conversation took place at the initiative of Washington.
the Two leaders discussed the situation on the global oil market and exchanged views on working within the framework of OPEC+ agreement to cut production to stabilize world prices on raw materials.
“trump informed about his contacts with the leaders of several oil-producing countries”, — said in the Kremlin.
the Heads of Russia and the USA agreed to continue bilateral consultations on this topic.
the presidents Also discussed the issue of pandemic coronavirus and appreciated the efforts of Russia and the United States efforts to combat the spread of infection. In addition, they raised a number of bilateral issues, including cooperation in space.
OPEC+ previously adopted a new Declaration on cooperation to stabilize the oil market on the condition that an agreement will join Mexico. The new deal involves the production cuts Alliance in three stages from October 2018.
under the new deal Mexico has offered to reduce production at 400, 320 and 240 thousand barrels per day, respectively, the country was ready to reduce it to 100 thousand barrels.
Subsequently, the President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said that he agreed with trump’s production cuts.
According to him, Mexico, as planned, will reduce production at 100 thousand barrels, United States, in turn, further reducing its production by 250 thousand barrels.