MOSCOW, may 5. /TASS/. The cost of the futures on Brent crude oil with delivery in July 2017 in the course of trading on the ICE exchange in London fell by 2.8% to $against 46.63 per barrel. In recent times the price of this oil was below $47 a barrel on 29 November 2016.
In this case, according at 06:24 Moscow time, the decline in value was 0.93 percent. The price of oil for the first time since 30 November 2016 fell below $48 a barrel to $47,85, testified to the auction.
At the same time, WTI crude oil traded in London fell by 2% to $44,55 per barrel.
Following the fall in oil prices, the ruble continues to weaken against the dollar and the Euro. So, on the eve of the Euro exceeded 64 rubles for the first time since February 3, 2017. The dollar exceeded 58 rubles for the first time since March 22, 2017.