Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov calls oil price of $45 ‘balanced’

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov calls oil price of $45 ‘balanced’

MOSCOW: Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov on Wednesday said a price of $45 per barrel of oil was “balanced” for both suppliers and consumers.

In an interview with the Rossiya-24 state TV channel, he also said that budget revenues from oil and gas sales had dropped by 18 percent this year due to weaker prices.

Benchmark Brent crude oil front-month futures currently trade at over $56 per barrel. Read more

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