The prospect of U.S. military strikes on Syria has helped boost crude oil prices in recent weeks. West Texas Intermediate, or WTI, oil futures, which averaged $94.29 per barrel for the first half of 2013, closed at a 28-month high of $110.53 Sept. 6. While Syria is not a major oil producer, its proximity to critical shipping lanes, pipelines and the Suez Canal has traders worried about a disruption in oil logistics, even in the event of limited hostilities. A possible response by Iran to ...
Subscribe to a Premium Account
Why Upgrade your account?
NRN is your one-stop source for foodservice news and business intelligence.Upgrade today and getunlimited online access to all breaking news, in-depth analysis, data and tools. This includes digital versions of NRN flagship reports (Consumer Picks, Top 200) as well as Same Store Sales Data Tables, Quarterly Industry Snapshots and more.
Questions about your account or how to access content?