Oil prices to average US$65 a barrel in 2018 on strong demand, says World Bank
KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): Crude oil prices are forecast to average US$65 a barrel over 2018, up from an average of US$53 a barrel in 2017, on strong demand from consumers and restraint by oil producers, according to the World Bank.
The World Bank in its April Commodity Markets Outlook report released yesterday said metals prices are expected to rise 9% this year.
It said prices for energy commodities — which include oil, natural gas and coal — are forecast to jump 20% in 2018, a 16-percentage-point upward revision from October's outlook.
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