Today, prices of crude oil slumped yet again. It might continue even after COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns start to ease. A global oil saturation may linger due to a hot new bickering between the US and China over the origin of the virus.
Brent crude was down 86 cents, or 3.3 per cent, at $25.58, at 0828 GMT.
US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude fell $1.57, or 7.9 per cent, to $18.21