NO. 45

13 AUGUST 1990

Oil Prices

Oman Raises July Assessment Price by $2.30/B

Oman's Ministry of Petroleum and Minerals (MPM) has set its monthlyassessment price for July at $15.85/B, an increase of $2.30/B over the Juneprice of $13.55/B. The Murban/Oman differential has therefore been reduced to 60cents in July as compared to 75 cents in June, since Abu Dhabi increased itsMurban price by only $2.15/B for July. Oman's MPM prices for July and the firstseven months of 1990 are as follows...