OREANDA-NEWS. The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 31.86 per barrel (bbl) on 18.02.2016. This was higher than the price of US$ 29.89 per bbl on previous publishing day of 17.02.2016.

In rupee terms, the price of Indian Basket increased to Rs 2182.01 per bbl on 18.02.2016 as compared to Rs 2050.06 per bbl on 17.02.2016. Rupee closed stronger at Rs 68.49 per US$ on 18.02.2016 as against Rs 68.59 per US$ on 17.02.2016. The table below gives details in this regard:




Price on February 18, 2016 (Previous trading day i.e. 17.02.2016)                                                                  

Pricing Fortnight for 16.02.2016

(28 Jan to  11 Feb, 2016)

Crude Oil (Indian Basket)


              31.86             (29.89)              



          2182.01         (2050.06)       


Exchange Rate


              68.49             (68.59)