Syria Concerns Keep Oil Under Pressure
  • Elizabeth George
  • Sep 10 2013

September 10: Jonathan Barratt, Managing Director at Commodity Broking Services, says oil has been under pressure due to Syria. “Obama is convinced of chemical warfare but it will be interesting to see how the Russian offer plays out,” he says. OPEC is looking for a resolution so it can keep supply moving, he says, adding that US stockpiles will be enough to meet demand given the lack of hurricanes.