bbl bbl

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of various units of capacity

Usage(s):

  1. Skeptics ask if the 20-billion-bbl.
  2. In the non-Communist world, consumption fell from 48 million bbl.
  3. The price drop, from a peak of $35 per bbl.

News

  1. Oil Falls in Asia on Weak Fundamentals, Brent Nears $103/Bbl

    Oil Falls in Asia on Weak Fundamentals, Brent Nears $103/Bbl
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Nymex Crude Settles 26 Cents Lower at $95.77/bbl

    Nymex Crude Settles 26 Cents Lower at $95.77/bbl
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Oil Rebounds, Bounces Back Above $95/bbl

    Oil Rebounds, Bounces Back Above $95/bbl
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. "Experts have testified this week before Congress that the explosion of speculation in the oil futures market could be driving up prices from $20[/bbl] to $60/bbl. Oil speculators are making money by betting against the American consumer at the...
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: Nancy Pelosi Source: Oil & Gas Journal

  2. "Our dependence on foreign oil is as much a dependence on the countries that directly supply our oil as it is a dependence on the markets and forces that can, in a 6-month period, drive oil up to $147/bbl and then down to $45/bbl. It is a dependence...
    on Mar 20, 2009 By: Ken Salazar Source: Oil & Gas Journal

  3. Jacques H. Rousseau, an analyst at Soleil-Back Bay Research, said, "Refined product inventories (gasoline plus distillate plus jet fuel) fell 3.3 million bbl (0.8%) last week due to lower supply. Refiners continued to operate at very low levels...
    on Oct 21, 2009 By: Jean-Jacques Rousseau Source: Oil & Gas Journal

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