On the back of record low crude oil prices the dollar on Thursday has tested the mark of 84 rubles. The Euro rose by 3.35 per ruble.
MOSCOW, 21 Jan. The ruble strengthened decline, the U.S. dollar exchange rate on Thursday rose above 84 rubles on the background of the continuing fall in oil prices.
The dollar on the Moscow stock exchange calculations “tomorrow” at 10.34 GMT grew by 2.64 ruble — to 84,04, for a 3.35 — to 92.
The March futures for Brent crude fell by 0.61% to 27,66 USD per barrel.
Negative dynamics of oil trading due to the return of Iranian oil to the world market after the lifting of sanctions against Tehran.