OPEC daily basket price close at $44.02/b

*The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, headquarters, Vienna, Austria. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

*The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, headquarters, Vienna, Austria. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader.

25 May 2016, Sweetcrude, Vienna, Austria — The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $44.02 a barrel on Tuesday, compared with $44.07 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

The new OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Oriente (Ecuador), Minas (Indonesia), Iran Heavy (Islamic Republic of Iran), Basra Light (Iraq), Kuwait Export (Kuwait), Es Sider (Libya), Bonny Light (Nigeria), Qatar Marine (Qatar), Arab Light (Saudi Arabia), Murban (UAE) and Merey (Venezuela).

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