Speaking of crude oil, recently, crude oil futures were increased in Asia as the USA indicated awareness to increase the pressure on the Maduro regime in Venezuela.
Oil stocks took a beating Thursday after OPEC said its production rose in September, easing concerns about a drop-off in Iranian barrels as USA sanctions loom.
Oil prices increased recently as more evidence comes into sight that crude exports from Iran were refusing in the run-up to the re-imposition of the US sanctions and also as the hurricane moved through the Gulf of Mexico.
India, Iran's top oil client after China, was one of the few nations that continued to trade with the Middle Eastern country when sanctions were previously in force.
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Crude futures steadied late in the session on Friday, following the stock market slightly higher after earlier swinging lower on a weakening oil demand outlook.
Brent for December settlement was 93 cents lower at $82.16 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange, after falling $1.91 on Wednesday.
Before the re-imposition of USA sanctions, Iran was India's third-largest oil supplier behind Saudi Arabia and Iraq.
New Delhi wants to continue purchasing Iranian oil through this round of sanctions, although it is preparing to trim imports to win waivers from the United States. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) made a similar move on Thursday. The world will need nearly 900,000 fewer barrels from the group each day in 2019 - equivalent to Libya's average output this year. Moreover, presently, the Indian federal government is struggling with higher oil prices and a weakening Rupee (domestic currency) against the USA currency that also weighs on its oil import bill.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Thursday reported rises in both crude oil and gasoline inventories. As per to the primary tanker tracking data collected by Bloomberg, the exports of Iran's condensate and crude oil dropped down in last month to 1.72 Million bpd that was down by 260,000 bpd and the lowest level since February 2016.
Additionally, the USA oil drilling rig count rose this week for the first time in four weeks, an indication that production is rising.