The cost of December futures on petroleum mix of mark Brent grew up to 48,58 dollars per barrel. The price of December futures for oil of mark WTI has risen to 45,69 USD per barrel.
MOSCOW, 23 Oct. World oil prices strengthened on Friday in anticipation of the weekly data oil services company Baker Hughes the rig count in the U.S., according to AFP.
As at 10.24 UTC + cost of December futures for North sea petroleum mix of mark Brent has grown on 1,04% — to 48,58 dollars per barrel. The price of December futures for oil of mark WTI has grown on 0,68% — to 45,69 USD per barrel.
American oil service company Baker Hughes in Friday 20.00 GMT will publish the weekly data on dynamics of number of drilling rigs in the United States. A week earlier the number of installations in the country decreased by 8 units, or 1%, and amounted to 787 units. In annual terms the index declined by 1131 unit, or 58.9 per cent.
Investors also await the publication of data on business activity in the industry Eurozone. Experts predict a decline to 51.7 points from 52 points in September.