The world prices for oil on Monday decrease on Friday data from the us oil service company Baker Hughes growth in the number of drilling rigs in the United States, according to the auction.
As at 08.38 the cost of the February futures for North sea petroleum mix of mark Brent has decreased on 1,03%, to $53.9 per barrel. The price of January futures for WTI crude oil decreased by 1.1% to $51,11 per barrel.
Last week, over three sessions, oil prices rose 14%.
According to Baker Hughes, at the end of the 2 Dec the working week the number of drilling rigs in the U.S. rose by 4 pieces, or 0.67 percent, to 597 units. In annual expression the indicator has decreased by 140 units, or 19%. The number of oil rigs increased by 3 units, or 0.63%, to 477 units. The number of gas rigs increased by 1 unit, or 0.85%, and amounted to 119 units.