Date: a month ago   Category: Energy

The USA since May will forbid import of the Iranian oil — Rambler News Service


Photo: globallookpress.com/Ahmad Halabisaz of the USA since the beginning of May will impose a total ban on purchase of the Iranian oil, follows from the statement of the press service of the White House. "The president Donald Trump decided not to prolong exceptions of sanctions (on import of oil from Iran. — RNS) when they cease to act at the beginning of May. This decision is directed to decrease in export of oil by Iran to zero, it will cut off this mode from the main source of income" — it is said in the statement. Also it is said in the statement that the USA, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates agreed to take measures in order to avoid deficiency of oil in the world market. On November 5 U.S. authorities restored all sanctions against Iran which were cancelled after "the nuclear transaction" of 2015. Restrictive measures, in particular, affected export of the Iranian oil. Till May 2 only eight countries can buy oil from Iran: China, Greece, India, Italy, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea and Turkey. Earlier The Washington Post wrote that the USA intends official to announce a total ban on purchase of the Iranian oil on April 22. and this background the cost of Brent oil rose in price up to $74 for barrel for the first time since the end of October, 2018.

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