Brent oil price drops below $52 per barrel

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DUSHANBE, 09.03.2017. /NIAT Khovar/. Brent oil futures with supply in May 2017 dropped 2.7% to $51.7 per barrel during the Thursday trading on the London's ICE.

According to TASS news agency, Brent oil prices were below $52 a barrel last time on December 1, 2016.

Oil prices started declining on March 8 nearly immediately after the US Department of Energy released data about in-country oil inventories.

Urals-Primorsk oil futures with performance in April 2017 fell 7.22% on St. Petersburg's SPIMEX to $48.86 per barrel.

Source: National information agency of Tajikistan