Silhouette of Permian Basin pumpjacks taken at dusk, north of Midland, Texas, U.S. in late 2019.
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Oil prices were flat in overnight trading after OPEC and its allies agreed to cut production by 9.7 million barrels per day. The deal, which was finalized on Sunday after marathon discussions that spanned four days, is the single largest output cut in history.
U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude fell 0.8% to trade at $22.59 per barrel, while international benchmark Brent crude traded 10 cents higher at $31.58. In a volatile first few minutes of trading WTI jumped