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Jordan, July 21, 2020
Int'l oil derivatives prices drop in 3rd week of July

Amman, July 20 (Petra) -- Prices of oil derivatives in international markets dropped during the third week of July, according to data released on Monday by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources.

The data showed that the price of 90-octane gasoline declined by 1.1 percent, going from $384.6 per ton in the second week to $380.6 in the third week, while the price of 95-octane gasoline went down from $407.8 per ton to $396.2, a decrease of 2.8 percent.

Diesel prices also fell by 1 percent going from $371.6 per ton to $368.1, while the prices of kerosene slightly rose by 0.6 percent, from $340.8 to $343.4 per ton.

The prices of liquefied gas for July stood at $345 per ton.

In the third week of this month, benchmark Brent crude prices went up from $43.2 to $43.9 per barrel.