Brent oil on the ICE exchange in London rose by 2.2%
According to the trading floor at 11:27 SGT time, June Brent futures were traded at US$21.80 per barrel, reaching over 2.20% above the session closing level on April 24. At 05:05 the price rose to US$22.07 - 3.47% above the closing level.
June WTI futures rose in price by 4.12% to US$17.18 per barrel.
World oil prices rose on April 24, but during the week of trading both Brent and WTI sank heavily.
June Brent futures rose by 11 cents (0.50%) to US$21.44 per barrel over the day. June WTI futures rose by 44 cents (2.70%) to US$16.94 per barrel.