Commodities What steps US, Saudi Arabia took to cap rising oil price Updated : September 16, 2019 10:24 AM IST Benchmark Brent crude futures gained by as much as 19.5 percent to $71.95 per barrel, the biggest intraday jump since January 14, 1991 Saudi Arabia and the United States, the two largest crude exporters in the world, have quickly moved to cap the surging oil prices. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.