Kuwait crude oil jumps USD 1.79 Wed. to USD 72.39 pb – KPC

Kuwait crude oil surged USD 1.79 during Wednesday’s trading sessions to reach USD 72.39 per barrel (pb) compared with USD 70.60 pb the day before, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) said Thursday.

Benchmark Brent futures remained at USD 72.22 pb while West Texas Intermediate rose nine cents to reach USD 69.96 pb.

Source: Kuwait News Agency