Oil prices rose, in trading today, Tuesday, and thus prices continued to record gains, as they rose over two sessions.
By 09:32 Moscow time, US West Texas Intermediate crude futures were trading at $78.81 a barrel, a slight increase of 0.06% from the previous session’s settlement.
Brent crude futures were traded at $82.79 a barrel, a slight increase of 0.07% from the previous closing price, according to Bloomberg agency data.
Black gold prices rose today amid expectations of strong demand for travel during the coming weekend in China, which may boost demand for fuel.
This article was originally published by RT.