Brent crude prices fell 5.17% on news of a new coronavirus strain
the spread of the new strain of coronavirus B.1.1.529, recently detected in Botswana, South Africa and Hong Kong, according to trading data.
Brent crude oil on Friday, November 26, lost 5.17 percent at a moment, dropping from 82 , 25 to 78 dollars per barrel. At 11:50 am, it was worth $ 78.69 (down 4.29 percent). WTI crude oil fell from $ 78.39 to $ 73.41, losing 6.46 percent. It later climbed to $ 74.19 (minus 5.36 percent).