The cost of Brent in February increased by 19%, WTI – by 21%.
On Wednesday, the US Department of Energy said that oil stocks of the state increased by 1.28 million barrels last week.
Experts expect the price of Brent to rise to $70 per barrel by the end of this year.
Brent price surpassed $61 per barrel.
Oil prices went up on Monday amid the US regulator's approval of the COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech.
Zhejiang Petroleum & Chemical has sent a vessel with over 37 thousand tons of gasoline to Singapore.
Gas was saved at the beginning of the year. Then they began to consume more than last year.
The decline in coal consumption slowed down but did not stop.
The State Statistics Service recorded an increase in LPG consumption by 24.7%.in November.