China's commercial crude oil stocks increased 1.08% in February over January, while stocks of refined oil products went up 17.34%, data monitored by China's (Xinhua) News Agency showed on Monday.
Last month, China imported 31.72 million tonnes of crude oil, according to the report.
Gasoline stocks dropped 7.23% as the travelling peak during the China New Year holiday fueled demand. Diesel stocks increased 38.26% due to factories shutting down during the holiday, according to the report.
Kerosene stocks gained 7.51%, said the report.