MOSCOW, April 20. /TASS/. The price of futures contracts of Brent crude oil for June 2021 delivery went up by 1.45% on London's ICE on Tuesday trading to $68.02 per barrel, surpassing $68 per barrel for the first time since March 18, 2021, according to the trading data as of 11:31 am Moscow time.
As of 11:39 am, the price of Brent crude oil extended gains trading at $68.08 per barrel, up by 1.54% compared with the previous closing.
Meanwhile the price of WTI oil is up by 1.4% to $64.32 per barrel.