EIA: Commercial crude oil inventories decreased by 0.5 million barrels from previous week


Below are some key highlights from the weekly report published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

  • U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged 17.4 million barrels per day during the week ending December 14, 2018.
  • Gasoline production decreased last week, averaging 10.3 million barrels per day.
  • Distillate fuel production decreased last week, averaging 5.4 million barrels per day.
  • U.S. commercial crude oil inventories decreased by 0.5 million barrels from the previous week. 
  • Total products supplied over the last four-week period averaged 21.2 million barrels per day, up by 4.5% from the same period last year. 

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