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OPEC crude basket rises to $75.47

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

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

Vienna, May 16 (efe-epa).- The basket of crude oil used as a benchmark indicator by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries increased to $75.47, the OPEC Secretariat said on Wednesday.

OPEC said the price of its basket went up by $1.27 on Tuesday, compared with the closing price at the previous session.

The July delivery of Brent crude opened at $78.27 per barrel at the start of Wednesday's trading on the futures market, a 0.19 percent decrease since the previous session's close.

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