Moscow. April 20. Oil prices rising on Wednesday on data from the U.S. Department of energy about to cut production and Iraq’s statements about plans for a diamond-producing countries meeting in may, reports Bloomberg.
Futures price for Brent oil for June on London’s ICE Futures exchange to 19:45 Moscow time has increased by $1,57 (3,57%), to $45,51 per barrel. The price of Brent rose above $45 a barrel for the first time since December last year.