The price of the March Brent oil futures contract at the opening of trading shows a slight drop after the inauguration of US President Joseph Biden, according to data from the London stock exchange ICE. As of 04:08 Moscow time, the price of Brent crude oil amounted to $ 55.88 (-0.36%), TASS reports.
The cost of the March futures contract for WTI crude oil fell by 0.48% to $53.05. The inauguration ceremony of the 46th President of the United States, Joseph Biden, took place on January 20 on the steps of the Capitol. He took office shortly before noon local time (20:00 Moscow time).