Key highlights from the EIA’s report’s summary of weekly petroleum data for the week ending August 4, 2017:
U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged 17.6 million barrels per day during the week ending August 4, 2017, 166,000 barrels per day more than the previous week’s average
Refineries operated at 96.3% of their operable capacity last week
U.S. crude oil imports averaged about 7.8 million barrels per day last week, down by 491,000 barrels per day from the previous week
U.S. commercial crude oil inventories decreased by 6.5 million barrels from the previous week
Total products supplied over the last four-week period averaged over 21.2 million barrels per day, up by 2.3% from the same period last year
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