However, President Trump sent it lower with a tweet yesterday criticising the high oil prices and letting OPEC know he wants to see it down.
Analysts said that the new export data about Iranian crude oil led to supply concerns due to the declined level compared with the level in April.
USA crude futures extended gains after the report, rising 86 cents to $70.72 a barrel by 10:53 a.m. EDT [14:53 GMT].
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In 2016, major producers both within and outside OPEC agreed to slash production in an attempt to boost prices following the 2014 oil market crash. He stressed that any decision on a new production agreement by OPEC's Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee that meets on Sunday would be "void" and "invalid". Earlier this month, Saudi shipments into the US reached a four-week average of 1 million barrels a day for the first time since late 2017, according to government data.
The rebound gained steam earlier this year after production problems in countries like Venezuela and Libya caused the group to cut more deeply than they intended.
Trump's criticism was directed primarily at Saudi Arabia, Opec's biggest producer, after the kingdom said it could tolerate oil prices above $80, at least in the short term, said Commerzbank commodities analyst Carsten Fritsch. In the last two weeks, he has also met Novak and his US counterpart Rick Perry.
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The milestone was made possible in large part by higher oil prices, which allowed America's shale oil producers to ramp up output. Since September of 2017, the price of a barrel of Brent crude has climbed from roughly US$50 a barrel to US$78.66 today. Our outlook on crude oil remains neutral. Gasoline inventories decreased by 1.5 million barrels and distillate stockpiles rose by about 1.5 million barrels.
Crude inventories fell 2.1 million barrels to 394.1 million barrels, the lowest since February 2015, EIA data showed. Saudi Arabia hasn't yet fulfilled its pledge to lift output to an all-time high, but the kingdom has still added nearly half a million barrels to daily supply since May. Many buyers have already scaled back Iranian purchases, and it was unclear how easily other producers, such as Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Russian Federation, can compensate for lost supply.
Weekly crude production inched back to 11 million bpd, the record high it has been hovering around this summer.
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