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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: September 19, 2016   |   Next Release Date: September 26, 2016
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: September 19, 2016   |   Next Release Date: September 26, 2016

Notice:  Due to the pipeline disruption in the Southeast, the EPA and DOE have issued a waiver of the federal RFG requirements in the affected RFG areas in Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, and Virginia. These RFG areas may contain conventional gasoline during the waiver period.

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/05/16 09/12/16 09/19/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.223 2.202 2.225   values are up 0.023 values are down -0.102
East Coast (PADD1) 2.173 2.147 2.192   values are up 0.045 values are down -0.010
  New England (PADD1A) 2.202 2.180 2.192   values are up 0.012 values are down -0.099
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.225 2.204 2.218   values are up 0.014 values are down -0.076
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.125 2.095 2.172   values are up 0.077 values are up 0.065
Midwest (PADD2) 2.180 2.135 2.154   values are up 0.019 values are down -0.117
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.005 1.973 1.967   values are down -0.006 values are down -0.058
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.267 2.274 2.265   values are down -0.009 values are down -0.341
West Coast (PADD5) 2.594 2.632 2.650   values are up 0.018 values are down -0.261
  West Coast less California 2.401 2.423 2.456   values are up 0.033 values are down -0.178
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States
            Change from
    09/05/16 09/12/16 09/19/16   week ago year ago
California   2.706 2.753 2.763   values are up 0.010 values are down -0.309
Colorado   2.186 2.181 2.158   values are down -0.023 values are down -0.368
Florida   2.189 2.156 2.124   values are down -0.032 values are up 0.043
Massachusetts   2.158 2.132 2.151   values are up 0.019 values are down -0.105
Minnesota   2.217 2.176 2.153   values are down -0.023 values are down -0.106
New York   2.284 2.259 2.260   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.161
Ohio   2.143 2.048 2.177   values are up 0.129 values are down -0.118
Texas   2.016 1.972 1.944   values are down -0.028 values are down -0.084
Washington   2.586 2.622 2.677   values are up 0.055 values are up 0.027
Cities
Boston   2.163 2.136 2.148   values are up 0.012 values are down -0.106
Chicago   2.313 2.367 2.304   values are down -0.063 values are down -0.321
Cleveland   2.077 2.025 2.159   values are up 0.134 values are down -0.098
Denver   2.157 2.156 2.138   values are down -0.018 values are down -0.381
Houston   1.977 1.941 1.929   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.103
Los Angeles   2.739 2.804 2.794   values are down -0.010 values are down -0.414
Miami   2.360 2.349 2.342   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.080
New York City   2.168 2.147 2.156   values are up 0.009 values are down -0.085
San Francisco   2.743 2.816 2.828   values are up 0.012 values are down -0.177
Seattle   2.608 2.627 2.688   values are up 0.061 values are down -0.021

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/05/16 09/12/16 09/19/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.407 2.399 2.389   values are down -0.010 values are down -0.104
East Coast (PADD1) 2.408 2.399 2.391   values are down -0.008 values are down -0.157
  New England (PADD1A) 2.420 2.410 2.405   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.208
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.499 2.495 2.485   values are down -0.010 values are down -0.177
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.335 2.323 2.316   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.132
Midwest (PADD2) 2.387 2.376 2.366   values are down -0.010 values are down -0.081
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.264 2.256 2.242   values are down -0.014 values are down -0.098
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.493 2.489 2.482   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.040
West Coast (PADD5) 2.664 2.666 2.652   values are down -0.014 values are down -0.062
  West Coast less California 2.563 2.553 2.524   values are down -0.029 values are down -0.026
  California 2.746 2.756 2.754   values are down -0.002 values are down -0.094
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (August 2016) Retail Price: $2.18/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 (August 2016) Retail Price: $2.35/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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