2019-09-19 | 03:07
[size=18]Oil prices rose slightly on Thursday, but lost more than 8 percent over two days after Saudi Arabia said it would quickly restore full production following weekend attacks on oil facilities in the kingdom and an unexpected increase in US crude inventories. .
Brent crude was up 13 cents, or 0.20 percent, at $ 63.72 a barrel.
U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell 22 cents, or 0.34 percent, to close at 58.26 dollars a barrel.
Data from the US Energy Information Administration showed on Wednesday that crude inventories in the United States increased by 1.1 million barrels last week, while analysts had expected a decline of 2.5 million barrels.
Oil prices plunged more than 8 percent over two days after Saudi Arabia's energy minister said the kingdom had brought oil supplies back to their pre-supply levels by stripping them. Percent on Monday.