epa05189658 The Intercontinental Exchange ticker symbol ‘ICE’ displayed on a screen where it is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the close of the trading day in New York, New York, USA, on 01 March 2016. EPA/ANDREW GOMBERT

MOSCOW, October 1. /TASS/. Brent oil futures with delivery in December fell by 5.56% to $39.95 a barrel on the London-based ICE on Thursday, according to trading data.

Brent prices were below $40 per barrel last time on September 15 of this year. Oil prices slightly recovered later to $40.17 per barrel, down 5.04%.

WTI futures lost 5.84% to $37.87 per barrel.

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