Oil price goes up, and Brent is at $81.66 a barrel

09:40 - 7 February 2023

February 6, Fineko/abc.az. Prices for oil of benchmark grades are increasing in Tuesday's auction.

The price of April Brent crude futures on the London ICE Futures exchange increased by $0.67 (0.83%) to $81.66 per barrel by 09:36 am. Following the trading on 6 February, Brent crude futures for April rose by $1.05 (1.31%) to $80.99 per barrel.

By 09:36 am, the price of WTI oil futures for March on the electronic trading of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) grew by $0.68 (0.92%) to $74.79 per barrel. Following the trading on 6 February, the price of March WTI oil futures increased by $0.72 (0.98%) to $74.11 per barrel.