Oil gains for a third straight session, with U.S. prices at their highest since mid-June

Oil gains for a third straight session, with U.S. prices at their highest since mid-June
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Oil futures finished higher for a third consecutive session on Tuesday, with the U.S. crude benchmark settling at its highest price since mid-June. "The easing of China's zero-COVID policy helped oil to the third day of gains following a decent correction in recent weeks," said Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at OANDA. Also supporting oil were reports that the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are "producing near capacity, in stark contrast to claims that both are holding back and could d