16:02 | 13/01/2016 Global Economy
The price of crude oil continued to decrease on Monday while the US dollar increased.
An employee of Cosmo Energy Holdings' Cosmo Oil service station checks its nozzles at a branch in Tokyo, Japan, December 16, 2015 (Photo: Reuters)
Light sweet crude oil futures plunged 0.78 dollar or 2.4 percent to trade at 32.28 USD a barrel at the New York-based commodity exchange NYMEX.
Brent crude oil futures plunged 0.93 dollar or 2.8 percent to trade at 32.62 USD a barrel at NYMEX, lowest level since 2004./.