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Oil Prices

Murban/Oman Differential Stretches to $1.58/B

Abu Dhabi's ADNOC has increased its retroactive monthly assessment pricesfor term crude sales for the month of September by $1.30-1.40/B, bringing theMurban price to $20.30/B. For its part, Oman raised its retroactive Septembermonthly assessment (MPM) price for term sales by $1.27/B to $18.72/B. Thiselevates the Murban/Oman differential to a record $1.58/B as against $1.45/Bin August. Last January the...