OPEC daily basket price closes higher
The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) stood at USD 103.94 a barrel Wednesday, against USD 103.69 Wednesday, according to the OPEC Secretariat.
The new OPEC reference basket comprises Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Oriente (Ecuador), Iran Heavy (Iran), Basra Light (Iraq), Kuwait Export (Kuwait), Es Sider (Libya), Bonny Light (Nigeria), Qatar Marine (Qatar), Arab Light (Saudi Arabia), Murban (United Arab Emirates) and Merey (Venezuela).
A barrel is equal to 159 litres.
(Posted on 09-05-2014)