The threat of new coronavirus type in India darkens market expectations.
Market pressure is also coming from concerns about the worsening epidemiological situation in other countries, including Japan and Brazil.
OPEC+ countries have retained the decision to gradually increase production in May-July.
Since the beginning of this week, Brent has decreased by 1.4%, WTI – 1.9%.
Benchmark crude prices decline amid unexpected growth in US crude stocks.
Oil quotations decline on Wednesday amid a new rise in the incidence of COVID-19 in Asia.
The situation with oil prices has not demonstrated stability over the past 4 months.