[size=18]OPEC said on Saturday that the price of OPEC basket of raw materials rose to 72.61 dollars per barrel.
"The OPEC basket price of 14 barrels of crude oil was 72.61 dollars per barrel," the statement said.
"The price rose from the previous day of $ 71.26, according to the accounts of the OPEC secretariat."
The agency pointed out that "the annual rate of the basket price for the last year 2018 was $ 52.43 per barrel."
OPEC said in its latest periodic report that the price of a basket of raw materials rose last month by $ 41.4 per barrel, exceeding the barrier of seventy dollars a barrel on the concerns of the possibility of additional turmoil in the supply of oil against the backdrop of new geopolitical risks in the major oil-producing areas, indicating that this rate of prices The highest in six months.
The cartel of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) consists of the following: Sahara (Algeria), Gerasol (Angola), Orient (Ecuador), Zafiro (Equatorial Guinea), Rabe Litt (Gabon), Iran Iran ), Kuwait Express (Kuwait), S Sider (Libya), Bonnie Light (Nigeria), Qatar Marine (Qatar), Arab Light (Saudi Arabia), Morban (United Arab Emirates) and Miri (Venezuela).