Oil falls as trade row fears outweigh drop in US crude stocks
Updated : May 09, 2019 10:34 AM IST
Brent crude oil futures were at $69.72 a barrel by 0251 GMT, down 65 cents, or 0.9 percent, from their previous settlement.
The Sino-US trade war has weighed on oil prices this week as heightened tensions between the world's two biggest economies could the global economic outlook.
An unexpected drop in US crude inventories kept oil price declines in check.
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