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Price of Syrian Light Down But That Of Heavy Up

The price of Syrian Light crude (36 API, 0.68% sulfur) for May and June hasbeen reduced by 5 cents/B to Es Sider spot minus 20 cents/B from minus 15cents/B in March and April, while that of Syrian Heavy crude (24 API, 3.8%sulfur) for May has been raised by 10 cents/B to Dated Brent minus $5.15/B fromminus $5.25/B in April. The price of Syrian Light is set on a two-monthly basisand that of Syrian Heavy monthly....