Prices for benchmark oil fell on December 1 morning after a sharp decline at the end of yesterday’s session; investors continue to evaluate the results of the meeting of OPEC+ ministers that took place on November 30, Report informs referring to Interfax.

The price of February futures for Brent on the London ICE Futures exchange amounted to $80.63 per barrel, which is 23 cents lower than the closing price of the previous session. The day before, these contracts fell in price by $2.02 (2.4%), to $80.86 per barrel.

Quotes of WTI oil futures for January in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) by this time fell by 4 cents and amounted to $75.92 per barrel. At the end of the last session, they fell by $1.9 (2.4%) to $75.96 per barrel.