U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged at 12.3 mil. bpd, while gasoline production decreased to an avg. of 9.0 million barrels/day.
U.S. crude oil imports averaged at 5.7 mbpd, while commercial crude oil inventories (excluding Strategic Reserves) increased by 13.8 mbpd from the previous week.
Total commercial petroleum inventories increased by 1.3 mb last week, as the total products supplied over the last month averaged at 19.2 mb/day, down by 7.1% from the same period, last year.