Analysts in this sector are increasingly pessimistic about the possibility of rising prices next year, when demand is cloudy, while consumables are in a dangerous rhythm, although markets expect OPEC to cut production, Reuters said.
A poll of 38 economists and analysts predicts that the average world reference crude oil average would be $ 74.50 per barrel in 2019, compared with $ 76.88 in last month's forecasts.
The average Brent crude oil price is expected to reach $ 73.20 per barrel in 2018, which is largely in line with the average price from the beginning of the year to $ 73 per barrel.
The survey showed expectations for the average US crude oil price of $ 67.45 a barrel in 2019, compared to $ 70.15 in the previous poll. The average crude oil price was around $ 66.40 per barrel since the beginning of the year.
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