Venezuela's Maduro says $70 oil would be balanced price

martes 16 de agosto de 2016 19:48 GYT

CARACAS Aug 16 (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday oil at $70 per barrel would be a balanced price and help the global financial situation.

Venezuela's foreign minister and oil minister are currently on tour of OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers seeking a global cut in production to boost prices. Cheap oil in recent years has hit the economy of high-spending Venezuela very hard. (Reporting by Diego Ore)