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177 results for OPEC

102 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for OPEC.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Aug 25, 201824AEquatorial Guinea joined it in 2017Sam Ezersky
Mon Jul 16, 20181DOil grp. (4)Erik Agard
Wed May 23, 201815AGrp. whose members have reservesDavid Steinberg
Tue Jun 27, 20178DIntl. group with two South American members and none in North AmericaJohn Guzzetta
Mon Jun 5, 201754AOil cartel (4)Paul Coulter
Mon Jan 16, 20173DGrp. that includes Iraq and QatarJohn Wrenholt
Wed Nov 23, 201654DCrude letters? (2)David Steinberg
Thu Nov 19, 201561AWell-funded grp.?Andrew Zhou
Sun Nov 8, 201585DIntl. group headquartered in ViennaTracy Gray
Sun Apr 12, 201519DGrp. that knows the drill?Jeff Chen
Sat Jan 31, 201541DCarlos the Jackal raided its HQTim Croce
Thu Jun 19, 20141AWhat group founded in 1960 currently has 12 members?Timothy Polin
Wed Jun 11, 201464AIntl. association since 1960Ian Livengood
Tue Apr 29, 201447AIndonesia joined it in 1962 ... and left in 2008Jules P. Markey
Sun Apr 27, 201421ABig acronym in energyJohn Lampkin
Sun Oct 27, 201335DWell-financed grp.? (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jul 2, 201329ASource of a 1973 crisisDaniel Raymon
Wed Mar 13, 201360AGrp. created at the Baghdad Conference, 1960Joe DiPietro
Sun Dec 2, 20123DGrp. that has held summit meetings in Caracas and RiyadhSteven E. Atwood
Fri Nov 23, 201238AGrp. that may call on its reserves?Patrick Berry
Fri Aug 31, 201238AEcuador is a member of itPatrick Berry
Mon Aug 13, 201241DOil cartel (4)Gareth Bain
Wed Aug 1, 201226DCrude acronymDoug Peterson
Sun Jun 10, 201296DGrp. that includes Ecuador and VenezuelaXan Vongsathorn
Mon Apr 30, 201253DCrude group? (5)Susan L. Stanislawski
Mon Jan 9, 201214AOil ministers' grp.Michael Dewey
Sun Oct 23, 201183D118-Across is in itJoe DiPietro
Sun Jun 5, 201118DEcuador and Venezuela are in it (2)Yaakov Bendavid
Tue Apr 19, 201163ACartel formed in '60Randall J. Hartman
Mon Apr 11, 201152DIntl. oil group (2)Ian Livengood
Wed Mar 16, 201141DCartel acronymAlan Arbesfeld
Sat Oct 9, 201049DGrp. that rolls out the barrels?Joe Krozel
Fri Aug 27, 201047AVienna-based grp. with no European membersCorey Rubin
Mon Jul 26, 201032DSource of some of the oil for 31-DownJanet R. Bender
Sun Mar 21, 2010117DIts HQ are in Austria, which isn't a memberAdam Fromm
Wed Feb 24, 201063AGrp. including Nigeria and VenezuelaKenneth J. Berniker
Mon Jan 18, 20102DOrg. with many Mideast membersAdam Cohen
Sun Jan 3, 20105AWell-running group?: Abbr.Jeremy Newton
Wed Dec 30, 200963ACartel led by a secretary generalAdam Cohen
Fri May 1, 200932AVenezuela is in itJoon Pahk
Sun Feb 1, 200972DThe U.A.E. is in itVictor Fleming and Matt Ginsberg
Thu Jan 29, 200946DCrude letters? (2)Barry C. Silk
Mon Jan 12, 200943DGrp. with clout at the gas pumpLynn Lempel
Mon Dec 22, 200839DGrp. in which many of the leaders wear robesLynn Lempel
Wed Nov 26, 20089DIntl. price-setting groupHarvey Estes
Sun May 25, 200837AEcuador and Venezuela are in it (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jun 10, 200730DBarrel org.Bob Klahn
Thu Jan 18, 200731DCrude group (5)Randolph Ross
Sun May 14, 200670DGroup that includes the U.A.E.Patrick Berry
Wed Mar 29, 200635DGrp. that has the world over a barrel?Frances Hansen (1919-2004)
Wed Mar 1, 20063DFuel grp.Richard Silvestri
Sun Dec 4, 2005128AAcronym since 1960 (2)Eric Berlin and Craig Kasper
Wed Oct 26, 200510DCrude group? (5)Adam G. Perl
Tue Aug 30, 20057DOil price-setting grp.Leonard Williams
Thu Mar 24, 200513DGrp. founded in Baghdad, 1960Dan Reichert
Sun Mar 20, 200545DGrp. that includes NigeriaPatrick Berry
Sun Feb 13, 200579ATrading grp.Daniel C. Bryant
Wed Aug 4, 200418ACrude org.Raymond Hamel
Mon May 3, 200442AIntl. oil group (2)Gregory E. Paul
Tue Mar 30, 200432DOil grp. (4)Sarah Keller
Wed Oct 22, 200328AVienna-based cartelJudy Cole
Sat Aug 30, 200323DPrice-setting grp.Patrick Berry
Wed Aug 20, 200351DGrp. with barrelsMel Taub
Wed Jul 30, 200316AIran is a mem. of itAlan J. Weiss
Mon Jun 3, 20021DLetters from the Persian Gulf?Gregory E. Paul
Thu May 23, 200217A*Mideast ... pipeline ... embargoJohn Underwood
Mon Feb 18, 200213DOil cartel (4)Philip Lew
Mon Jan 28, 20022DOil grp. (4)Sarah Keller
Mon Nov 26, 200112DAssn. with many Gulf membersBette Sue Cohen
Sun Oct 14, 200182DSyndicate since 1960Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Sep 15, 20019DIraq is in itMichael Shteyman
Thu Aug 30, 200135DKind of ministerCathy Millhauser
Thu Aug 2, 200114AGrp. with crude interests?Bruce F. Adams
Mon Mar 26, 200138AOil grp. (4)Gregory E. Paul
Wed Mar 14, 200162ACrude bunch?Greg Staples
Mon Jan 22, 20016DGrp. that has energy users over a barrel?Nancy Kavanaugh
Mon Jan 1, 200158ACrude group? (5)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Sep 11, 200015AMideast-based grp.Gregory E. Paul
Sat Aug 19, 200041AIndonesia is in itCharles E. Gersch
Mon May 1, 20003DIt controls a lot of U.S. importsGregory E. Paul
Tue Feb 8, 20004DCrude cartelFred Piscop
Mon Mar 1, 199911DOil cartel (4)Ed Early
Tue Oct 6, 199856DIntl. acronym since 1960Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Nov 16, 199733DThe U.A.E. belongs to itFrank Longo
Tue Oct 28, 199765AGrp. affecting gas pricesBernice Gordon
Thu Jun 19, 19976DTrade grp. since 9/14/60Patrick Jordan
Thu Feb 20, 19976DNoted cartelD. J. Kahn
Thu Dec 19, 19968DGroup incl. the U.A.E.C. Millhauser
Thu Jul 4, 199641AMeeting of ministers associationJoy L. Wouk
Thu Jun 6, 19961DGas shortage manipulatorsA. J. Santora
Sat May 4, 199622AGrp. making barrels of money?B. Klahn
Thu Oct 19, 199513DNotorious price controllersLois Sidway
Thu Oct 12, 19951ACartel since 1960Christopher Hurt
Sun Oct 8, 199561DUnpopular org. in the '70sNancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Aug 6, 1995101DCrude group? (5)Manny Nosowsky
Fri Jun 30, 199534DOrg. since 1960Rich Norris
Thu Apr 6, 199525DFuel price setter, for shortLois Sidway
Sun Dec 18, 1994118D"Well"-financed grp. (2)Manny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
Thu May 5, 199435AWell-oiled grp.Mel Taub
Thu Apr 14, 19946AAcronym since 1960 (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Jan 16, 199485AAcronym in 70's newsErnst Theimer
Wed Dec 15, 199323AGrp. founded in 1960Fred Piscop

2 results for OPEC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 21, 2010diagramless40D12-nation cartelPatrick Blindauer
Apr 19, 2009diagramless24DGrp. with crude policiesPatrick Blindauer

73 results for OPEC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Aug 12, 199229DOil gp.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Jun 23, 199233AOil cartelJeff HerringtonMaleska
Mon Jun 8, 199217DCartel since 1960Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed May 27, 199226AAcronym for a powerful cartelBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri May 1, 199214AMajor 70's acronymBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sat Dec 14, 199111DOil gp.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Sep 5, 19911AOil cartel, for shortJudith PerryMaleska
Wed Jul 31, 19912DCartel lettersBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thu Mar 21, 19917DOily acronymBert H. KruseMaleska
Fri Sep 7, 199041DOil cartelEileen LexauMaleska
Sun Jul 1, 199023APetroleum-cartel inits.John GreenmanMaleska
Sun Oct 29, 198960AOil cartelAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Sep 3, 1989109AOil-cartel acronymFrances HansenMaleska
Tue Apr 18, 198954AOil-cartel acronymWhittenMaleska
Thu Nov 3, 198828AFuel gp.Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Sat Sep 3, 198833ACartel acronymErnst TheimerMaleska
Tue Jul 12, 198812DKuwait, Qatar, etc.Robert O. DillmanMaleska
Sun Jul 10, 198874ACartel formed in 1960Kay SullivanMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 198846DOily acronymWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Mon May 2, 198863AOil cartel acronymFrances HansenMaleska
Mon Apr 18, 198846AOil cartelElaine GeorgeMaleska
Fri Oct 23, 198768ACartel est. in 1960Gloria EvansMaleska
Wed Sep 9, 198710ACartel acronymWilliam CanineMaleska
Thu Aug 6, 198711DOil-cartel acronymJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Thu Feb 12, 198769AOil-producing org.Kenneth WitteMaleska
Sat Feb 7, 198757AIntl. cartelR. S. JonesMaleska
Sat Dec 27, 19866AOil cartelJesse RoarkeMaleska
Mon Dec 15, 198654AOil cartelSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Dec 2, 19866AOil cartel's inits.John GreenmanMaleska
Mon Jun 2, 198629ACartel in the newsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Aug 14, 198517AEnergy blocWhittenMaleska
Mon May 6, 198514AInternat. cartelSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Oct 29, 198429DOil-cartel acronymHoslerMaleska
Sun Oct 28, 19841DYamani's org.John M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Jun 22, 198450AOrg. founded at BaghdadJames BarrickMaleska
Tue Jun 5, 198427DOil cartelH. M. KennedyMaleska
Sat Mar 10, 198458DCartel lettersRobert KatzMaleska
Mon May 30, 198350DPetro groupEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Apr 11, 19833DAcronym for an oil cartelJoan WhitmanMaleska
Mon Sep 20, 198212DOil cartelLazerMaleska
Fri Aug 27, 198244ACartel since 1960William JarvisMaleska
Mon Apr 12, 19828DOil org.Robert KatzMaleska
Sun Apr 11, 198292DCartel acronymStanley GlassMaleska
Sat Mar 20, 19821A"Well"-financed org.Henry HookMaleska
Sun Jan 24, 198255DOil cartelEdward J. MarcheseMaleska
Fri Oct 23, 198144AOil cartelRabinowitzMaleska
Fri Feb 20, 19811DOil-cartel acronymWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Jan 31, 19811DEnergy cartelWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Jan 7, 19811AOrg. in Africa, S.A. and AsiaJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat Nov 1, 198039AOil cartelWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Jul 18, 198040DAcronym in the newsElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sun Apr 13, 198085APowerful blocRichard SilvestriMaleska
Tue Feb 5, 198061AMideast acronymElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Mon Feb 4, 198058AContemporary pactHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Oct 31, 19795AOil-rich cartelC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Aug 14, 197913AOil groupR. W. GreenleafMaleska
Sun Aug 12, 197917DOil cartelJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sat Jun 30, 19793DOil org.Jay LivingstonMaleska
Mon Aug 7, 19787DEnergy cartelGrace FabbroniMaleska
Tue Jul 11, 197842AContemporary cartelHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Apr 25, 19786DAcronym for a cartel in the newsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Jan 12, 197867AWorldwide oil powersRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wed Dec 21, 197758AAcronym for a fuel cartelStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Tue Nov 29, 197734DAcronym for an oil-rich groupJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tue Sep 27, 197728AIn-the-news cartelBeverly J. SewardMaleska
Mon Aug 29, 197723AAcronym for an oil groupDavid A. ScullyMaleska
Tue Aug 2, 197746DMideast oil-producing groupHugh McElroyMaleska
Thu Jul 7, 197728DOil cartelAllan BlackmanMaleska
Sun Apr 24, 197753DOil cartelA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jan 16, 1977150AWorld oil assn.Jordan S. LasherWeng
Sat Dec 11, 197616AOrg. for Kuwait etc.John PrytzWeng
Sat Jun 5, 19766DInternational cartelSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Wed Dec 31, 197546DMideast oil org.Samuel K. FliegnerWeng