The West Texas Intermediate for June delivery dropped 2.26 U.S. dollars to settle at 63.82 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude for July delivery decreased 2.27 dollars to close at 67.05 dollars a barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange.
The Colonial Pipeline Company, operator of the pipeline carrying gasoline and diesel fuel to U.S. east and southeast parts, said it initiated the restart of pipeline Wednesday afternoon.
The company temporarily halted all pipeline operations after the cybersecurity attack involving ransomware was detected on Friday.
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