Oil boosted by signs Iran crude exports falling, Hurricane Michael threat (marketwatch.com)

Oil futures rose Tuesday, taking back some of the ground lost the previous session and finding support on signs that Iran crude exports are falling ahead of reimposed sanctions.

Market participants also kept watch as Hurricane Michael headed for the Gulf of Mexico.

Iran exported only 1.1 million barrels a day of crude in the first week of October, Reuters reported, versus 1.6 million barrels a day in September and 2.5 million barrels a day in the spring.
more detail at source: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/oil-boosted-by-signs-iran-crude-exports-falling-hurricane-michael-threat-2018-10-09

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