OPEC daily basket price stood at $60.27 a barrel Wednesday, 17 June 2015
The price of OPEC basket of twelve crudes stood at 60.27 dollars a barrel on Wednesday, compared with $60.08 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.
US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for July delivery grew 67 cents to $60.59 a barrel compared with Wednesday’s close.
Brent North Sea crude for August gained 87 cents to stand at $64.74 a barrel in London midday deals.
The US Department of Energy on Wednesday said the country’s crude reserves fell 2.7 million barrels last week, the seventh straight decline.