On the New York Mercantile Exchange benchmark crude rose $1.30 to finish at $93.12 a barrel.
In related news:
— Wholesale gasoline rose 3 cents to end at $2.80 a gallon.
— Heating oil added a penny to finish at $3.05 a gallon, and
— Natural gas fell 12 cents to end at $3.23 per 1,000 cubic feet.
On the ICE Futures exchange in London:
Brent crude, used to price various kinds of international oil, finished up $1.36 at $112.47 a barrel.
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