The price of Brent crude oil fell below $50 for the first time since July 25

MOSCOW, August 17. /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 0.55% to $49,99 per barrel, according to the auction.

In recent times the price of this oil was below $50 per barrel on 25 July 2017.

Despite decrease in quotations of the dollar against the ruble on the Moscow stock exchange as of 16:30 Moscow time has decreased on 0,12% to 59,31, the Euro fell by 0.47%, to RUB 69,58