The weekly reported oil inventories in the USA (crude oil) have been published at 533.5 million barrels. This is a minus of 7.2 million barrels compared to the previous week. The expectations for the previous week were -0.7.
Gasoline inventories were published at +1.2 million barrels compared to the previous week. The expectations compared to the previous week were -1.5 million
API inventories published Tuesday evening at 10:35 pm were reported at -8.2 million barrels of crude oil (-1 was expected).
The Oil Price (WTI) reacted in the first moments after the announcement with 35 cents to 39.35 Dollars.