The price of Brent crude oil rose above $35

At auction Wednesday, 18 February the price per barrel of North sea Brent crude oil rose above $35, according to AFP. As of 9:20 MSK barrel of Brent cost $35,11.

The last time the price of a barrel of Brent rose above $35 two weeks ago — on 4 February. Then this happened on the background of the fall of the dollar to other currencies, which Bloomberg has called the most dramatic in seven years.