Global crude oil price: Indian Basket declines

Last Updated: Tue, Dec 04, 2012 13:44 hrs

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IBNS) The international crude oil price for Indian Basket as computed/published on Tuesday by the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has come down to US$ 109.25/barrel (bbl) on Dec 3 as compared to US$ 109.51//bbl on the previous trading day's figures of Nov 30.

In rupee terms also, the crude oil price declined to Rs 5960.68 per bbl on Dec 3 as compared to Rs 5971.58 per bbl on Nov 30.

This was due to reduction in price in dollar terms. Rupee dollar-exchange rate on Dec 3 was Rs 54.56/US$ against Rs 54.53per US$ on previous trading day of Nov 30.

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