Oil markets prolonged losses that started final week, with 7 p.c declines for each main gauges. On Monday, West Texas Intermediate, the U.S. oil benchmark, shed greater than 4.2 p.c in early buying and selling earlier than recovering some losses. Round 11:30 a.m., WTI was buying and selling down 2.4 p.c at $66.66 per barrel. Brent crude, the worldwide oil benchmark, slumped greater than 2.3 p.c to commerce round $69 per barrel.
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