That is from the privately surveyed oil inventory information forward of official authorities information tomorrow morning out of the US.
By way of Twitter:
Expectations I had seen centred on:
Headline crude -1.6 mn barrelsDistillates -1.5 mn bblsGasoline -1.7 mn
This information level is from a privately-conducted survey from the American Petroleum Institute (API).
It is a survey of oil storage amenities and companiesThe official report is due Wednesday morning US time.
The 2 studies are fairly completely different.
The official authorities information comes from the US Power Info Administration (EIA)
Its based mostly on information from the Division of Power and different authorities agenciesWhereas data on complete crude oil storage ranges and variations from the earlier week’s ranges are each offered by the API report, the EIA report additionally offers statistics on inputs and outputs from refineries, in addition to different important indicators of the standing of the oil market, and storage ranges for numerous grades of crude oil , resembling gentle, medium, and heavy.the EIA report is held to be extra correct and complete than the survey from the API