Benchmark oil for October delivery was up 18 cents to $85.55 in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Crude rose 7 cents to settle at $85.37 on Friday.

In London, Brent crude for October delivery was down 6 cents at $111.30 on the ICE Futures exchange.

In currencies, the euro was up at $1.4521 from $1.4484 in late trading in New York. The dollar fell to 76.63 yen from 76.66 yen.


AP researcher Fu Ting contributed from Shanghai.

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