Closed prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities and foreign exchange levels
Benchmark US crude for July delivery rose 14 cents to $ 66.21 a barrel on Wednesday. Brent crude oil for July delivery rose 22 cents to $ 68.87 a barrel.
Bulk petrol for June delivery rose 3 cents to $2.15 a gallon. June heating rose 1 cent to $ 2.05 per gallon. June natural gas rose 7 cents to $2.98 per 1,000 cubic feet.
Gold for delivery in June rose by $3.20 to $1,901.20 an ounce. Silver for delivery in July fell 18 cents to $27.88 an ounce and July copper rose 2 cents to $4.53 an pound.
The dollar rose from 108.72 yen to 109.13 Japanese yen. The euro fell from $ 1.2255 to $ 1.2192.