The volume of commercial crude oil reserves in the vaults of the United States (excluding strategic reserves) for the week ended 8 November rose by 5.9 million barrels. and amounted to 468.2 million barrels. About it today in another report, said the energy information Administration (EIA) US Department of energy.
Analysts polled by The Wall Street Journal had expected the index to increase oil reserves by 3.7 million barrels.
According to EIA report, gasoline stocks in the U.S. fell by 8.4 million barrels., amounted to 218.3 million barrels. Experts expected reduction of stocks of gasoline at 3.0 million barrels.
Distillate inventories (including diesel and heating oil) decreased by 3.2 million barrels., amounting to 144.6 million barrels. Analysts expected reduction of stocks of distillates on 1.3 million barrels.
Oil stocks in the strategic reserve (SPR) fell by 1.6 million barrels. and $ 677.0 million barrels.
Commercial stocks of crude oil storage in Cushing increased by 1.1 million barrels. and amounted to 59.1 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 6.2 million barrels, gasoline inventories declined by 7.9 million barrels, distillate inventories decreased by 1.8 million barrels.