Date: 2 weeks ago   Category: Financial

Oil sharply rose in price because of an incident in the Gulf of Oman


Two oil vessels were attacked in the Gulf of Oman on June 13. Prices of oil grew almost by 4%. The world prices for oil sharply jumped up because of an incident in the Gulf of Oman where, according to media, two oil tankers underwent the attack. So, on Thursday, June 13, the cost of the future for Brent crude oil with delivery in August, 2019 during trading at the ICE exchange in London grew by 4%, up to $62.48 for barrel. It is not the first case of the attacks on tankers. On May 12 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the UAE reported that four merchant ships of various countries became subjects to the attack in an exclusive economic zone of the state. On May 24 the Pentagon declared that it has information that Iran is involved in attacks on tankers. Iran rejects it. Let's note, on the eve of price of oil dropped by 3% against the background of growth of stocks in the USA. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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