USD 64.0144

-0.33

EUR 70.9023

-0.15

BRENT 59.91

+0.02

AI-92 42.27

0

AI-95 46.03

0

AI-98 51.83

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Diesel 46.13

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Crude Oil Prices Slid, US Fuel Stocks Rose

Oil prices were slightly down after a US government report showed a larger than expected rise

Oil prices were slightly down after a US government report showed a larger than expected rise in fuel stockpiles.

US light sweet crude settled 13 cents down at $58.71 per barrel on the NYMEX.

On London's IPE Brent crude fell 20 cents to $56.21 per barrel.

The US Energy Department data said crude and heating oil supplies had risen to above average levels for the time of year in the past week.