Global crude oil price of Indian Basket rises

Last Updated: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 13:44 hrs

New Delhi, Dec 11 (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 went up to US$ 105.73/barrel (bbl) on Dec 10 from to US$ 105.44/bbl on the previous trading day's figures of Dec 7.

In rupee terms also, the crude oil price increased to Rs 5745.37/bbl on Dec 10 from Rs 5714.85/bbl on Dec 7.

This was due to price increase in dollar terms and rupee depreciation.

Rupee dollar-exchange rate on Dec 10 was Rs 54.34/US$ against Rs 54.20/US$ on previous trading day of Dec 7.

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