Why the oil market has the jitters

There are concerns that supply from the world’s fourth-biggest oil producer could be interrupted if the United States launches military strikes. Iran:

22nd April, 2006

There are concerns that supply from the world’s fourth-biggest oil producer could be interrupted if the United States launches military strikes. President George W Bush has refused to rule out action if Iran proceeds with a controversial nuclear energy project that the US fears is a cover for developing nuclear weapons. Iran:

Iraq

American invasion in 2003 was expected to result in greater supply from Iraq, which until then had been the subject...

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