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Oil has risen on average by 13 percent after reducing the extraction of raw materials in Saudi Arabia. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
According to the auction, the cost of the futures on Brent crude oil with delivery in November 2019 Brent crude rose to 67.8 dollars and continued to grow up to 71.6 us dollars. This is 19 percent more than in the previous closure. Futures on commodities WTI rose to 60,09 dollars on the opening and reached 63.47 USD per barrel, jumped in price by 15 percent.
TASS, citing data from the stock exchange ICE in London reports that at the opening of trading, the Brent price increased by 13.8 percent, WTI rose by 11.2 percent.
About the fire at the national oil company, Saudi Aramco became known on the morning of September 14. According to official data, the fire occurred due to drone attacks, the responsibility for the attack was claimed by the Yemeni Houthi rebels. After that, Saudi Arabia has cut oil production in half.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo accused Iran of “unprecedented attack on the world energy supply” and urged the international community to do everything to bring Tehran to account. The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Abbas Mousavi rejected charges of involvement in the country to attack oil facilities in Saudi Arabia.
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