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OPEC crude basket drops to $61.46

 A Logo inside the headquarters of the Opec building in Vienna, Austria, Dec.10, 2016. EPA-EFE FILE/LISI NIESNER

A Logo inside the headquarters of the Opec building in Vienna, Austria, Dec.10, 2016. EPA-EFE FILE/LISI NIESNER

Vienna, Dec 5 (efe-epa).- The basket of crude oil used as a benchmark indicator by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries decreased to $61.46, the OPEC Secretariat said on Tuesday.

OPEC said the price of its basket went down by $0.25 on Monday, compared with the closing price at the previous session.

The February delivery of Brent crude opened at $62.36 per barrel at the start of Tuesday's trading on the futures market, a 0.14 percent decrease since the previous session's close.

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