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It said it was encouraging Saudi Arabia to help build a pipeline to bring oil to European markets. But some experts worry that Saudi Arabia will end up in the business of selling oil directly to consumers rather than making it in bulk through the OPEC cartel.
“I think that we have to see the oil price increase and the price growth in this country, and that’s the biggest question: Is Saudi Arabia interested in becoming a producer of oil? Or are they just willing to sell directly to Europeans, which means selling their oil to American producers?” said Patrick Buchanan, professor of world politics at Texas A&M University.
But Baker said that while Saudi Arabia would like to remain a member of OPEC, it has been “slightly reluctant” to jump into the global market.
“The reality is that there’s no market here. We don’t have enough production there to sustain the cost of these operations,” he said.
A few days earlier, Baker took the first major step in moving Saudi Arabia out of a position of being dependent on the United States. In December, he announced that a program known as the Strategic Saudi Investment Initiative would receive $1 billion of Saudi investment over 10 years. The first phase, which will begin in 2018, will focus on oilfield engineering and robotics.
Saudi Arabia’s strategy to boost its oil exports at the expense of the United States “is not an approach that I believe will help us to have any gospelhitzkind of success in the international energy community in the way that we’re likely to be successful,” said Baker, as he spoke of the state of global oil markets. “It’s probably going to put us into an awkward position where we will not get the oil we need and will have to go to other countries that are a little bit more dependent on us.”
Saudi Arabia has also begun looking to join up with its neighbors, a fact that could impact the balance of power in the region. “The Arab world is changing and it’s be더킹카지노coming increasingly unbalanced. This country, if you could say it’s the only country in the world that does not need assistance from other nations to sustain its own economy, would find itself a lot less prosperous,” Baker said.
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