An oil pump jack of Canadian group Vermilion Energy is pictured in Parentis-en-Born, France. Oil prices climbed two per cent on Friday, October 13, 2017. Photo: Reuters

Oil prices surge on strong Chinese imports and US-Iran tensions over nuclear deal

Rising chance of fighting between Kurds and Iraq over Kirkuk also stoke oil prices

Topic |   Commodities

TOP PICKS

An oil pump jack of Canadian group Vermilion Energy is pictured in Parentis-en-Born, France. Oil prices climbed two per cent on Friday, October 13, 2017. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE