US Crude Falls on Steady Dollar

2 June 2011 (Last Updated June 2nd, 2011 18:30)

US crude oil prices fell today as the dollar steadied while investors await US non-farm payroll data. US crude oil fell by 1¢ to stand at $100.37 a barrel, while Brent oil slipped 14¢ to $115.40 a barrel, reports Reuters. Concerns about the chaos in Yemen, the abs

US crude oil prices fell today as the dollar steadied while investors await US non-farm payroll data.

US crude oil fell by 1¢ to stand at $100.37 a barrel, while Brent oil slipped 14¢ to $115.40 a barrel, reports Reuters.

Concerns about the chaos in Yemen, the absence of Libyan light sweet crude and the anticipated increase of Opec oil production also affected prices.