Oil prices rose in trading today, Tuesday, in light of the depreciation of the dollar and supported by high expectations of global demand for black gold.
And by 11:14 Moscow time, futures for American West Texas Intermediate oil rose 1.76% to $88.05 per barrel.
Meanwhile, according to the Bloomberg website, futures for Brent crude rose 1.96% to $94.63 a barrel.
In the foreign exchange market, the dollar index, which measures the value of the US currency against a basket of major currencies, fell 0.59% to 110.86 points.
Source: RT + Bloomberg