|2020-07-31 来源： 中国石化新闻网|
冯娟 摘译自 MENAFN
API reports decline in U.S. crude oil inventories
The American Petroleum Institute (API) said on Tuesday that a decline of 6.829 million barrels of crude oil was reported in the United States crude oil inventories for the week on the 24th of July.
According to the API, a rise of 7.544 million barrels of crude oil inventories was reported for the earlier week ending on the 17th of July as the United States Energy Information Administration (EIA) saw an increase of 4.9 million barrels.
Prices of oil decrease on Tuesday over the increase in the number of coronavirus cases that resulted in fears over a less demand on crude oil.
The West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for September delivery decreased 56 cents to end at USD41.04 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, as Brent crude for September delivery decreased 19 cents to set at a total of USD43.22 per barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange.