OPEC daily basket price close at $53.14 /b

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

17 February 2017, Sweetcrude, Vienna, Austria — The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $53.14 a barrel on Thursday, compared with $53.10 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

The OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Oriente (Ecuador), Rabi Light (Gabon), 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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