In North-Western Europe, the Urals price went up to 30.44 per barrel, and in the Mediterranean to 31.84 per barrel.

According to traders, the may party of the Urals has already been sold. Market participants expect the start of trading in June with loads of variety this week, said the Agency.

Urals – the main export grade of Russian oil. It is obtained by mixing in the pipelines of heavy sour crude oil of Urals and the Volga region and light oil from Western Siberia. Urals are exported mainly to Europe, but since the beginning of this year was recorded a record volume of shipments to China. From January to may of 6.1 million tons.