Oil Prices Jump After Suspected Tanker Attack - USA DAILY NEWS

Oil Prices Jump After Suspected Tanker Attack

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Crude prices climbed sharply Thursday after an attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, close to the Strait of Hormuz, where over a third of the world’s shipped oil passes through.

Brent crude, the global benchmark, was up 4.3% at $62.53 a barrel on London’s ICE Futures exchange. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures were 4.2% higher at $53.25 a barrel.

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