Brent crude jumped to $49

Нефть Brent подскочила до $49

The price of oil today

The ruble strengthened after oil.

The price of Brent crude oil rose above $ 49 per barrel during trading on the London stock exchange ICE, reports Lenta.Ru.

In 15.08 a barrel of Brent cost 49,03 dollars. Last time oil was so expensive in November last year. Now Brent crude is trading at 48.9 USD per barrel

Compared with the previous trading session, the benchmark grade rose in price by 2.43 percent.

Amid rising oil prices, the rouble is strengthening. Dollar on the Moscow stock exchange the ruble is 64.97 (minus 25 cents), Euro – 73,58 ruble (lost 46 cents).

We will remind, on may 4, oil prices dropped sharply, pulling down the ruble. 29 APR trading of Brent crude oil ended higher at around 48 dollars a barrel, since may 1, but oil prices are falling continuously and the number 4 oil has cost less than $ 45 per barrel.

Note that h on the jump in oil prices, Russia has earned more than any other oil-producing countries.