The volume of commercial crude oil reserves in the vaults of the United States (excluding strategic reserves) for the week ended November 24 fell by 3.4 million barrels. and amounted to 453.7 million barrels. About it today in another report, said the energy information Administration (EIA) US Department of energy.
Analysts polled by S&P Global Platts had forecast a decline in crude oil inventories of 3.0 million barrels.
According to EIA report, gasoline stocks in the U.S. rose by 3.6 million barrels. and amounted to 214.1 million barrels. Experts expected increase in gasoline stocks of 1.1 million barrels.
Distillate inventories (including diesel and heating oil) increased by 2.7 million barrels, amounting to 127.8 million barrels. Analysts had expected the extension of distillates reserves of 0.16 million barrels.
Oil stocks in the strategic reserve (SPR) fell by 2.4 million barrels. and totaled 665.1 million barrels.
Commercial stocks of crude oil storage in Cushing fell by 2.9 million barrels. and amounted to 58.3 million barrels.
Formerly the Institute API reported that, according to the information collected, the commercial oil reserves in the U.S. last week rose by 1.8 million barrels., gasoline inventories decreased by 1.5 million barrels., distillate stocks increased by 2.7 million barrels.