facebooktwitterRSS
- Advertisement -
  • Most Commentedmost commented up
  • Most Emailedmost emailed up
  • Popularmost popular up

- Advertisement -
 

« News Home

Oil prices up as Turkey-Syria tension rises



Published: Thu, October 11, 2012 @ 2:21 p.m.

Oil prices up as Turkey-Syria tension rises

Oil prices are up, rising above $92 per barrel as tension between Turkey and Syria raises concerns about a disruption to crude oil supplies from the Middle East.

In morning trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange, benchmark crude is up $1.33 to $92.58 per barrel.

Also today, a U.S. government report said crude inventories increased slightly more than expected.

AAA says gasoline prices at the pump are unchanged from Wednesday at $3.813 for a gallon of regular.

Natural gas prices rose more than three percent to $3.59 per 1,000 cubic feet. The Energy Department said natural gas supplies grew slightly less than expected last week.

Brent crude, which is used to price international varieties of oil, rose $1.46 to $114.64 on the ICE Futures Exchange in London.


Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.


News
Opinion
Entertainment
Sports
Marketplace
Classifieds
Records
Discussions
Community
Help
Forms
Neighbors

HomeTerms of UsePrivacy StatementAdvertiseStaff DirectoryHelp
© 2014 Vindy.com. All rights reserved. A service of The Vindicator.
107 Vindicator Square. Youngstown, OH 44503

Phone Main: 330.747.1471 • Interactive Advertising: 330.740.2955 • Classified Advertising: 330.746.6565
Sponsored Links: Vindy Wheels | Vindy Jobs | Vindy Homes | Pittsburgh International Airport