nba trades transactions In the early hours of Wednesday, crude oil inventories were down (though gasoline inventories rose), boosting U.S. oil prices, according to zero hedge, a leading financial blog. But oil inventories in the EIA fell by five weeks, while gasoline inventories rose in six weeks and oil prices were volatile. In addition, us crude oil output was at a record high. Currently, us oil is trading at $57.56. The oil was trading at $63.95, up 0.25%. According to the adb's report, the global trade finance gap was as high as $1.5 trillion in 2016, while Asia accounted for 40 per cent of the gap. What the company wants to do is make up for the gap in trade finance by means of financial technology.