The attacks to Aramco oil facilities on Saturday have caused the oil price to jump to $70 per barrel on September 16th 2019. These attacks disrupted around 5% of the global oil supply. Oil (Brent) price increased to $71.95 per barrel, up 19.5%. Future contracts of Brent also improved to $66.20, up $5.98 (9.9%) compared with Friday settlements.
The West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil (WTI) Price increased to $63.34 per barrel, up 15.5%. Its future contracts also developed to $59.73, up $4.88 (8.9%).