According to the finals of the last week (February 17-21), based on the calculations of American Petroleum Institute (API) oil reserves of the US have increased, APA-Economics reports citing the forecasts of API.
US oil reserves increasing by 1,3 mln. barrels amounted to 444,4 mln. barrels.
Note that US oil reserves were expected to increase by 2 mln. barrels.
Remind that the data on the US oil reserves significantly impact the price of the “black gold” on the world market.