Actually it seems more like a co-operative. You know socialists (if you don't like em) and capitalist (if you do).
I belong to an electric co-op and that is a capitalistic idea? I buy energy and they sell it.
Originally a bunch of people pooled their resources, and for the good of all, formed a social enterprise, probably with the aid of a government hand out.
HMMMMM ...... but I'll bet that if OPEC was an Company, listed on a stock exchange, There would be a lot of capitalists applauding its track record. :evil: