Investing.com - The American Petroleum Institute (API) said late Tuesday that crude inventories rose 4.8 million barrels last week, larger than expected, and following a 3.8 million draw the previous week.
Stocks at Cushing eased 2.3 million barrels, API said, as an outage of a pipeline feeding the facility continues to crimp flows.
Gasoline inventories recorded a build of 1.7 million barrels, and distillates fell 900,000 barrels.
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