Brent crude, used to price international varieties of oil, dropped 18 cents to end at $111.76 a barrel on the ICE Futures exchange in London.
In other energy futures trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange:
— Wholesale gasoline fell 2 cents to finish at $2.78 a gallon.
— Heating oil rose 1 cent to end at $3.07 a gallon.
___Pamela Sampson in Bangkok and Pablo Gorondi in Budapest contributed to this report.