This was lower than the price of USUSD 112.23/bbl which prevailed on the previous trading day of Sept 4.
In rupee terms also, the crude oil price decreased to Rs 7391.86 per bbl on Sept 5 as compared to Rs 7522.78 /bbl on Sept 4.
This was owing to price decreased in dollar terms and also because of rupee appreciation.
Rupee-dollar exchange rate on Sept 5 was Rs 66.04/USUSD against Rs 67.03/USUSD on previous trading day of Sept 4.
--IBNS (Posted on 06-09-2013)