Oil prices rose to $39,17 per barrel

Oil prices rose to $39,17 per barrel


Moscow. March 16. Oil, reacting to the decline of the past two days, going up on Wednesday after the publication of data about the slowdown in growth of stocks of fuel in the U.S. market, Bloomberg reported.

May futures for Brent crude on London’s ICE Futures exchange at 7:40 (Moscow time) rose 1.1% to $39,17 per barrel.

Quotes of WTI oil futures for April on trading on the new York Mercantile exchange (NYMEX) had risen by 1.5% to us $36,90 per barrel.

Oil reserves in the United States rose last week, according to the American Petroleum Institute, 1.5 million barrels, below expectations of experts. It is also the smallest reserves growth over the past 4 weeks.