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Crude oil prices were up on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that OPEC+ is to double its oil production cut level to balance the market.

International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $32.20 per barrel at 0627 GMT for a 1.35% increase after closing Monday at $31.74 a barrel.

American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) was at $22.62 a barrel at the same time for a 0.93% gain after ending the previous day at $22.41 per barrel.

“Having been involved in the negotiations, to put it mildly, the number that OPEC+ is looking to cut is

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