The price of a barrel of Brent crude oil fell below $51 for the first time since July 27

MOSCOW, August 1. /TASS/. The cost of the futures on Brent crude oil with delivery in October 2017 in the course of trading on the ICE exchange in London fell by 3.4% and amounted to of $50.92 per barrel, according to the auction.

In recent times the price of this oil was below $51 per barrel on July 27, 2017

Amid falling oil prices the dollar during the trading session on the Moscow stock exchange as of 18:45 GMT has appreciated by 0.88%, to 60,31, the Euro by 0.54%, to RUB 71,13