A barrel of oil OPEC on Friday updated at least more than ten years, writes “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”. On 29 July, the price had dropped to $38,97. The last time a fall of this indicator below $39 was observed in November 2004.
The average cost of a barrel of OPEC oil in 2016 is us $37.2. For comparison, in 2014, it cost $96 and 29. The cost of a barrel of oil OPEC is the average for raw material producing countries of the cartel (the Middle East, several countries in Latin America and Africa as well as Indonesia).