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Energy agency raises oil demand forecast

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Global oil demand will rise faster than previously expected this year, the IEA forecast on Tuesday, reporting that consumption accelerated at the end of 2013 as advanced economies led by the United States recovered. 

Aerial view of the Centenario exploration oil rig, operated by Mexican company "Grupo R" and working for Mexico's state-owned oil company PEMEX, in the Gulf of Mexico on August 30, 2013

But growth of Chinese demand slowed down in the second half of 2013, the International Energy Agency said.

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