The volume of commercial crude oil reserves in the vaults of the United States (excluding strategic reserves) for the week ended June 16 fell by 2.5 million barrels. and reached 509.1 million barrels. About it today in another report, said the energy information Administration (EIA) US Department of energy.
Analysts S&P Global Platts forecast a decline of oil reserves by 2.0 million barrels.
According to EIA report, gasoline stocks in the USA decreased by 0.6 million barrels., amounted to 241.9 million barrels. Experts expected reduction of stocks of gasoline at 0.75 million barrels.
Distillate inventories (including diesel and heating oil) increased by 1.1 million barrels., reaching 152.5 million barrels. Analysts were expecting a decrease in distillate stocks by 0.25 million barrels.
Oil stocks in the strategic reserve (SPR) fell by 0.8 million barrels. and $ 683.8 million barrels.
Commercial stocks of crude oil storage in Cushing fell by 1.1 million barrels. and amounted to 61.1 million barrels.
Formerly the Institute API reported that, according to the information collected, the commercial oil reserves in the U.S. last week fell by 2.72 million barrels., gasoline inventories expanded by 0.35 million barrels., distillate stocks rose by 1.84 million barrels, oil reserves in Cushing storage has decreased by 1.27 million barrels.