Global crude oil price: Indian basket rises
The international crude oil price for Indian Basket as computed/published on Monday by the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas increased to USUSD .106.09/barrel (bbl) on Nov 9.1
With this, price was higher by USUSD 00.49/bbl on Nov 9 as compared to USUSD 105.60/bbl on the previous trading day's figures of Nov 8.
In rupee terms also, crude oil price went up marginally to Rs 5764.93 per bbl on Nov 9 as compared to Rs 5748.86 bbl on Nov 8.
This was due to rise in price in dollar terms though rupee appreciation moderated the increase in price in rupee terms.
Rupee-dollar exchange rate on Nov 9 was Rs 54.34/USUSD against Rs 54.44/USUSD on Nov 8.