On the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude oil for May delivery eased by 5, or 0.11 percent, to 4,733 per barrel with a business volume of 4,982 lots.

                      


However, West Texas Intermediate crude oil was trading 0.14 per cent lower at USD 63.04 per barrel, while Brent crude was quoting 0.21 per cent down at USD 66.63 per barrel in New York.