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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: August 18, 2014   |   Next Release Date: August 25, 2014
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: August 18, 2014   |   Next Release Date: August 25, 2014

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/04/14 08/11/14 08/18/14   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.515 3.505 3.472   values are down -0.033 values are down -0.078
East Coast (PADD1) 3.504 3.466 3.433   values are down -0.033 values are down -0.121
  New England (PADD1A) 3.648 3.608 3.580   values are down -0.028 values are down -0.158
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.574 3.533 3.491   values are down -0.042 values are down -0.135
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.408 3.374 3.347   values are down -0.027 values are down -0.099
Midwest (PADD2) 3.416 3.451 3.395   values are down -0.056 values are down -0.106
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 3.306 3.271 3.264   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.109
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.641 3.652 3.658   values are up 0.006 values are up 0.019
West Coast (PADD5) 3.891 3.870 3.845   values are down -0.025 values are up 0.067
  West Coast less California 3.792 3.775 3.754   values are down -0.021 values are up 0.066
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States
            Change from
    08/04/14 08/11/14 08/18/14   week ago year ago
California   3.948 3.926 3.898   values are down -0.028 values are up 0.068
Colorado   3.592 3.628 3.648   values are up 0.020 values are up 0.139
Florida   3.360 3.322 3.291   values are down -0.031 values are down -0.181
Massachusetts   3.574 3.536 3.506   values are down -0.030 values are down -0.169
Minnesota   3.322 3.367 3.329   values are down -0.038 values are down -0.178
New York   3.752 3.706 3.685   values are down -0.021 values are down -0.130
Ohio   3.466 3.540 3.355   values are down -0.185 values are down -0.125
Texas   3.330 3.285 3.286   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.123
Washington   3.881 3.868 3.863   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.091
Cities
Boston   3.564 3.527 3.501   values are down -0.026 values are down -0.169
Chicago   3.638 3.608 3.680   values are up 0.072 values are down -0.012
Cleveland   3.456 3.531 3.387   values are down -0.144 values are down -0.108
Denver   3.586 3.616 3.631   values are up 0.015 values are up 0.124
Houston   3.306 3.261 3.262   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.125
Los Angeles   3.930 3.913 3.885   values are down -0.028 values are up 0.030
Miami   3.554 3.528 3.517   values are down -0.011 values are down -0.127
New York City   3.603 3.562 3.509   values are down -0.053 values are down -0.181
San Francisco   4.002 3.960 3.937   values are down -0.023 values are up 0.075
Seattle   3.927 3.912 3.907   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.087

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  08/04/14 08/11/14 08/18/14   week ago year ago
U.S. 3.853 3.843 3.835   values are down -0.008 values are down -0.065
East Coast (PADD1) 3.906 3.887 3.875   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.037
  New England (PADD1A) 4.019 3.982 3.971   values are down -0.011 values are down -0.065
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 3.989 3.974 3.960   values are down -0.014 values are down -0.007
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 3.817 3.800 3.788   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.060
Midwest (PADD2) 3.798 3.787 3.780   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.088
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 3.754 3.750 3.739   values are down -0.011 values are down -0.083
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 3.877 3.876 3.871   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.049
West Coast (PADD5) 4.016 4.016 4.015   values are down -0.001 values are down -0.042
  West Coast less California 3.930 3.935 3.930   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.035
  California 4.087 4.084 4.086   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.048
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (June 2014) Retail Price: $3.69/gallon Taxes - Fees collected on a gallon of fuel that are 
paid to the federal, state, or local government. Distribution and Marketing - Products are shipped by 
pipeline, stored at terminals, and trucks deliver gasoline and diesel fuel to retail stations. Refiners - process crude oil to make gasoline, diesel fuel, 
and other products for sale to retailers and resellers. Crude oil - Domestic and foreign crude oil producers 
sell crude oil to refiners for processing.
What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Diesel (June 2014) Retail Price: $3.91/gallon Taxes - Fees collected on a gallon of fuel that are paid to the federal, state, or local government. Distribution and Marketing - Products are shipped by pipeline, stored at terminals, and 
trucks deliver gasoline and diesel fuel to retail stations. Refiners - process crude oil to make gasoline, diesel fuel, and other products for sale to retailers and resellers. Crude oil - Domestic and foreign crude oil producers sell crude oil to refiners for processing.

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