As for the existence of a reduction in crude reserves, experts from the U.S. Department of Energy announced that the Texas oil have decreased 1.43% and closed on $ 92.33 per barrel, something that was not expected.
This becomes the second official fall of 2014 because the decrease in oil reserves was of 2.7 million barrels last week and not of 3.3 million as experts had provided.
According to the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX,, the future oil revenues of the West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil (WTI,) closer to deadline, had an increase of $ 1.34 in relation to Tuesday. In the same way it was reported that crude reserves are 0.9% lower than last year and are above the average for this time of the year.
Contracts such as gasoline, for February delivery dropped 2 cents, closing the price per gallon at $ 2.65. While for natural gas was registered a fall of 8 cents closing at $ 4.21 per thousand cubic feet.