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Wednesday,January 30,2019

Venezuela crisis to impact oil prices in India?

As per CARE Ratings, about $1.6 billion of additional burden may be faced by India annually, if the crude oil value rises by a dollar on a permanent basis. The American country President Donald Trump has imposed obligatory sanctions on Venezuela’s state company PDVSA, so as to curb petroleum exports by the international organization member to Venezuela and also to additionally place pressure on socialist President Nicolas Maduro. The sanctions by the US Government on Venezuela’s oil trade may lead to a rise in oil costs and the impact in India may be felt in terms of deficit.

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Venezuela direct impact -

Venezuela is the fourth biggest crude provider to India, with Republic of Iraq, Asian country and Islamic Republic of Iran with 12-tone system of its total oil imports coming back from Venezuela between April-November 2018. Considering that India meets 80% of its oil demand through imports, any rise in oil value could be a reason for concern. The rise in petroleum costs can correspond to a rise in fuel and diesel within the betting on how the oil markets react to the reduction in supply.

Effects of rise in crude oil prices -

About $1.6 billion of extra annual burden may be featured by India if petroleum value rises by a dollar on a permanent basis. The rise in crude oil costs additionally will have an effect on the commercial enterprise breakeven oil value which the Government keeps in mind. It may be noted that ever since the international organization and allies united to chop production in Gregorian calendar month, petroleum costs are ill since the start of this year.  Crude oil had entered the securities industry last month and declined sharply from the costs prevailing throughout Gregorian calendar month 2018. The fall was principally on account of tight drilling within the North American country Venezuela, granting of temporary waivers by the North American country on Iranian sanctions and sentiment hovering towards the retardation within the world economy and also because of the continuing trade wars between North American country and China. Going forward if the crises in Venezuela isn't resolved by the time the relinquishment amount of the Iranian sanctions is lifted, it might prove as a double whammy on the oil costs raising it to $70 British capacity unit levels by 2019.

Days ahead for Venezuela -

With 303.2 billion barrels of evidenced petroleum reserves, Venezuela has the world’s largest petroleum reserves. However it has still not been ready to capitalize on increasing its production because of lack of investments and also the political state of affairs within the country. The Venezuelan economy is already in a very low growth part with 90 percent of the nation’s financial gain betting on oil exports.


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