WTI crude oil price drops below $ 55
World oil prices are falling during the auction. It is noted that the price of WTI crude oil fell below $ 55.
To date, the September WTI futures price is $ 54.32 per barrel.
At the same time, the price of October futures for North Sea Brent crude oil reached $ 58.57 per barrel.
Earlier, an expert Vladimir Klimanov in an interview with the FBA “Economics Today” commented on the IMF report, according to which the fall in oil prices from 2014 to 2018 contributed to the decrease in the growth rate of the Russian economy more than forecasts than sanctions.