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Oil prices were higher on Thursday after evidence of stronger demand balanced reports of higher production by key OPEC exporters.
Global oil supply rose in June as compliance with an OPEC-led deal to freeze production showed signs that it was stalling, the International Energy Agency (IEA) noted in its latest market report on Thursday.
Global demand for natural gas is rising, and the United States is increasing its export capacity.
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Alan Bannister of S&P Global Platts says oil prices have risen a little, but forecasts have dipped slightly due to continuing efficiency in U.S. shale.
Factors beyond OPEC and Russia's control, such as higher output in Nigeria, are affecting oil markets, says Azlin Ahmad from Argus Media Limited.
Oil markets won't rebalance until oil production and export figures fall, says Matt Smith of ClipperData.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Oil prices gains eased on Wednesday after government data showed a drop in U.S. crude and fuel stockpiles and a rise in oil production.
OPEC's oil output rose in June, driven by increases in Libya and Nigeria and as Saudi Arabia reported it pumped above its quota.
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