The price of Brent crude exceeded $99 for the first time since August

Financial market data showed an increase in oil prices: Brent oil for the first time since August exceeded $99 per barrel.

And the prices of December futures contracts for Brent crude oil rose by 0.12% and reached $98.69 per barrel, while futures contracts for the month of December for West Texas crude oil rose by 0.27% and reached $92.86.

Earlier, the price of Brent oil reached $99.05 per barrel, breaking the $99 mark for the first time since August 31.

Source: RIA Novosti