Middle East Crude Pricing and the Oman Crude Oil Futures Contract: A Critical Assessment

In this comment, Dr Bassam Fattouh considers whether the proposed Oman oil futures contract to be launched later this year satisfies the necessary conditions for it to play the role of a benchmark in pricing Middle Eastern crude oil exports to Asia.

By: Bassam Fattouh

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