At the same time, analysts predicted an increase in reserves by 3 million barrels.
Commercial oil reserves in the United States for the week decreased by 8 million barrels and on April 15 amounted to 413.733 million barrels, according to the materials of the U.S. Department of Energy.
At the same time, Bloomberg analysts expected an increase in reserves by 3 million barrels.
The price of the June Brent crude futures on the London ICE exchange rose by 0.59% to $107.88 per barrel. The price of WTI oil rose by 0.87% to $102.94 per barrel.