As of 2pm MSK Brent crude oil price exceeds $ 57.80 per barrel. Its price has grown by 2.17%.
By that time, WTI crude oil price has increased by 2.40% to $ 51.69 per barrel.
Oil prices began growing in light of the report on reducing the number of drilling rigs in the United States. The number of drilling rigs, according to the document, was reduced by 83, from 1,223 thousand to 1.14 thousand units. The total number of drilling rigs has decreased by 87 units, to 1,456 thousand units.
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