The volume of commercial crude oil reserves in the vaults of the United States (excluding strategic reserves) for the week ended September 1, increased by 4.6 million barrels. and amounted to 462.4 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 of 5.0 million barrels.
According to EIA report, gasoline stocks in the U.S. fell by 3.2 million barrels., reaching 226.7 million barrels. Experts expected reduction of stocks of gasoline at 5.7 million barrels.
Distillate inventories (including diesel and heating oil) decreased by 1.4 million barrels., reaching 147.8 million barrels. Analysts expected reduction of stocks of distillates on 3.5 million barrels.
Oil stocks in the strategic reserve (SPR) fell by 0.3 million barrels. and $ 678.6 million barrels.
Commercial stocks of crude oil storage in Cushing increased by 0.8 million barrels. and amounted to 58.0 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 2.8 million barrels, gasoline inventories fell by 2.54 million barrels., distillate stocks decreased by 0.6 million barrels., oil reserves in Cushing storage has expanded by 0.7 million barrels.