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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: September 26, 2016   |   Next Release Date: October 3, 2016
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: September 26, 2016   |   Next Release Date: October 3, 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
  09/12/16 09/19/16 09/26/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.202 2.225 2.224   values are down -0.001 values are down -0.098
East Coast (PADD1) 2.147 2.192 2.203   values are up 0.011 values are up 0.018
  New England (PADD1A) 2.180 2.192 2.193   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.063
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.204 2.218 2.232   values are up 0.014 values are down -0.023
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.095 2.172 2.184   values are up 0.012 values are up 0.071
Midwest (PADD2) 2.135 2.154 2.144   values are down -0.010 values are down -0.181
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.973 1.967 1.964   values are down -0.003 values are down -0.051
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.274 2.265 2.246   values are down -0.019 values are down -0.293
West Coast (PADD5) 2.632 2.650 2.651   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.185
  West Coast less California 2.423 2.456 2.456   no change 0.000 values are down -0.106
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States
            Change from
    09/12/16 09/19/16 09/26/16   week ago year ago
California   2.753 2.763 2.764   values are up 0.001 values are down -0.230
Colorado   2.181 2.158 2.141   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.294
Florida   2.156 2.124 2.111   values are down -0.013 values are up 0.036
Massachusetts   2.132 2.151 2.154   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.066
Minnesota   2.176 2.153 2.140   values are down -0.013 values are down -0.153
New York   2.259 2.260 2.263   values are up 0.003 values are down -0.122
Ohio   2.048 2.177 2.045   values are down -0.132 values are down -0.320
Texas   1.972 1.944 1.931   values are down -0.013 values are down -0.080
Washington   2.622 2.677 2.687   values are up 0.010 values are up 0.110
Cities
Boston   2.136 2.148 2.154   values are up 0.006 values are down -0.068
Chicago   2.367 2.304 2.320   values are up 0.016 values are down -0.365
Cleveland   2.025 2.159 2.075   values are down -0.084 values are down -0.265
Denver   2.156 2.138 2.127   values are down -0.011 values are down -0.299
Houston   1.941 1.929 1.924   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.054
Los Angeles   2.804 2.794 2.790   values are down -0.004 values are down -0.324
Miami   2.349 2.342 2.337   values are down -0.005 values are down -0.085
New York City   2.147 2.156 2.158   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.043
San Francisco   2.816 2.828 2.819   values are down -0.009 values are down -0.156
Seattle   2.627 2.688 2.702   values are up 0.014 values are up 0.060

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/12/16 09/19/16 09/26/16   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.399 2.389 2.382   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.094
East Coast (PADD1) 2.399 2.391 2.393   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.141
  New England (PADD1A) 2.410 2.405 2.398   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.192
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.495 2.485 2.489   values are up 0.004 values are down -0.158
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.323 2.316 2.318   values are up 0.002 values are down -0.119
Midwest (PADD2) 2.376 2.366 2.359   values are down -0.007 values are down -0.075
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.256 2.242 2.230   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.093
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.489 2.482 2.465   values are down -0.017 values are down -0.021
West Coast (PADD5) 2.666 2.652 2.640   values are down -0.012 values are down -0.052
  West Coast less California 2.553 2.524 2.515   values are down -0.009 values are down -0.026
  California 2.756 2.754 2.739   values are down -0.015 values are down -0.076
*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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