Kuwait crude oil up USD 1.71 to USD 79.01 pb – KPC

The Kuwaiti oil price went up by USD 1.71 to USD 79.01 pb on Wednesday against USD 77.30 pb the previous day, the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) announced on Thursday.

Comparatively, at international markets, forward Brent crude contracts rose by USD 1.52 to USD 78.36 pb, and the West Texas Intermediate crude went up by USD 1.43 to USD 74.34 a barrel.

Source: Kuwait News Agency