The WTI Crude, reference to the Ecuadorian crude, closed at a price of $ 54.12 in December 30 of 2014, said the international news agency Efe.
The figure shows a recovery from the losses that had been accumulating in recent months. The numbers reflect an increase of 0.95%.
Still, the price shows a loss close to 50%, since the peak in 2014, reached in June 20, with a price of $ 107.26, Efe said.
Similarly, inEcuador, the theoretical Price of the Ecuadorian oil on December 23 was at $ 50.4 for crude East and $ 45.4 for crude Napo, according to figures from EP Petroecuador.