New Delhi, Sep 8 (PTI) Crude oil futures on Tuesday fell by 1.45 per cent to Rs 2,857 per barrel as participants trimmed their positions on low demand.
On the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude oil for September delivery eased by Rs 42, or 1.45 per cent, to Rs 2,857 per barrel with a business volume of 4,278 lots.
Crude oil for October delivery was quoting lower by Rs 36, or 1.22 per cent, at Rs 2,903 per barrel with an open interest of 163 lots.
West Texas Intermediate crude oil was trading lower by 2.34 per cent at USD 38.84 per barrel.
Brent crude was trading lower by 0.50 per cent at USD 41.80 per barrel in New York. PTI SHW RUJ RUJ