The price of a barrel of Brent crude oil fell below $45 for the first time since November 15, 2016

The price of a barrel of Brent crude oil fell below $45 for the first time since November 15, 2016


MOSCOW, June 21. /TASS/. The cost of the futures on Brent crude for delivery in August 2017 on the ICE exchange in London fell by 2.54% to $44,85 per barrel, according to the auction.

The last time oil prices were below $45 per barrel on 15 November 2016.

Against the background of falling oil prices, the dollar / ruble exchange rate as of 19:50 MSK strengthened by 0.94% to 60,19 rubles, Euro – by 1.09% to 67,06 of the ruble.

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