01 Apr '11, 6am

New York crude hits 30-month high in Asian trade

SINGAPORE: New York crude surged to its highest level in two-and-a-half years Friday as Libyan dictator Muammar al-Gaddafi's forces regained ground against rebels and as US jobless claims fell, analysts said. New York's main contract, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) light sweet crude for May delivery, rose 29 cents to $107.01 a barrel in afternoon Asian trade, surpassing the $107 level last exceeded in September 2008. Brent North Sea crude for delivery in May turned lower, falling 17 cents to $117.19 but analysts said the upward trend remained. Crude markets were supported by news of Gaddafi's forces wresting two ports as well as key oil hub Ras Lanuf from rebel hands while successfully defending Brega, analysts said. "I think again investors are back looking at the unrest in Libya, so that is the reason why oil has hit two-and-a-half year highs," said Ong Yi Ling, investmen...

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