1) Russia likes to keep close tabs on its oil supplies in a quasi...production economics with foreign nations entails a loss of sovereignty, and the Russian government has utilized oil and natural gas supplies as trump...
2 Answers · Travel · 04/05/2014
OPEC assigns quotas of how much each country can produce to keep the price stable and all members making a profit. During the cold war, Russia needed hard currency from other countries to stay afloat. They wanted to pump and sell...
3 Answers · Social Science · 26/08/2012
OPEC is a strong force however, Russia is a minor player. As for a resource war, Africa and China...
2 Answers · Politics & Government · 11/09/2008
You got it and the most ironic thing about it is that the West/US support Russia , terrorists and OPEC by buying all their oil.
2 Answers · Politics & Government · 07/01/2009
If you join OPEC , you must follow OPEC 's rules. If you don't join OPEC -- you don't care about their rules.
3 Answers · Politics & Government · 20/07/2010
...than that across the US which is crap...as usual. I also read that OPEC wanted to get the prices double their current rate which ...
13 Answers · Politics & Government · 18/12/2008
Russia enjoys its independence too much to join OPEC . Not likely. But if they did, it would restrict oil production worldwide.
2 Answers · Politics & Government · 11/11/2011