NO. 40

9 JULY 1990

Oil Prices

Abu Dhabi and Oman Lower Assessment Price for June by $1.35-1.50/B

Abu Dhabi has lowered its monthly assessment prices for all crudes for themonth of June by $1.35/B, with Murban at $14.30/B compared to $15.65/B in May.Oman also decreased its June price by $1.50/B to $13.55/B compared to $15.05/Bin June. The Abu Dhabi/Oman differential has now increased to 75 cents/B. Thefollowing table shows the Abu Dhabi and Oman prices for the first half of thisyear: