Weekly Crude Inventory Data Shows Draw of 1.1 Million Barrels April 18-2018

U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged over 16.9 million barrels per day during the week ending April 13, 2018, 70,000 barrels per day less than the previous week’s average. Refineries operated at 92.4% of their operable capacity last week.
Gasoline production increased last week, averaging 10.2 million barrels per day. Distillate fuel production decreased last week, averaging 5.1 million barrels per day.

U.S. crude oil imports averaged over 7.9 million barrels per day last week, down by 720,000 barrels per day from the previous week. Over the last four weeks, crude oil imports averaged about 8.2 million barrels per day, 2.7% more than the same four-week period last year.
Total motor gasoline imports (including both finished gasoline and gasoline blending components) last week averaged 705,000 barrels per day. Distillate fuel imports averaged 103,000 barrels per day last week.

Source: www.streetinsider.com