Oil prices decreased by more than one percent on March 5 and sunk below 61 USD per barrel (Sk1,591).
The reason seems to be continuous weakening of shares and fears of a cool-down in the global economy.
The price of oil has continued to decrease since this downward trend started on March 2.
Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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5. Mar 2007 at 11:41