OPEC crude basket falls to $58.79
The logo of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is attached to the organization's headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Dec. 03, 2018. EPA-EFE FILE/CHRISTIAN BRUNA
Vienna, Dec 7 (efe-epa).- The basket of crude oil used as a benchmark indicator by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries dropped to $58.79, the OPEC Secretariat said on Friday.
OPEC said the price of its basket went down by $1.29 on Thursday, compared with the closing price at the previous session.
The February delivery of Brent crude opened at $59.39 per barrel at the start of Friday's trading on the futures market, a 1.21 percent decrease since the previous session's close.