Iranian oil price gains four dollars

Tehran, May 3, IRNA – The price of Iranian oil during the week leading to April 24, increased more than four dollars, approaching the $60 per barrel.

The price of Iranian oil during the week leading to April 24, increased $4.18, which was the highest growth among the crude oil increase rates to reach $59.69 per barrel.

Meanwhile, the price of the Iranian heavy oil increased $4.06 to reach $57.29 per barrel, while the average price for the Iranian heavy oil from January, 2015 up to now was $49.68 per barrel.

According to the OPEC secretariat in Vienna, the price of the OPEC oil basket increased $3.70 during the week leading to April 24 to reach $59.30 per barrel.

By IRNA