Saudis Driving Oil Prices Higher

By Helima Croft
Published April 9, 2019 | 2 min watch

How will Saudi production cuts influence the global energy market? Helima Croft, our Global Head of Commodity Strategy, joined CNBC to discuss the drivers behind rising oil prices.

According to Helima, Saudi Arabia has reversed course since ramping up production last year on the heels of the Iranian sanctions. As demand rises, Saudi Arabia is looking to raise prices and increase revenue, while U.S. shale producers continue to cap the price upside. Hear from Helima on what’s coming next. 


Helima Croft
Global Head, Commodity Strategy