|SThe presentation will begin with a brief
overview of the unusual distillate and gasoline prices seen in 2005 before
the effects of the hurricanes. The
unusual prices consumers experienced were not limited to the United States.
|SEurope is a key player in Atlantic Basin
petroleum markets, and in order to understand what is happening to U.S.
gasoline and distillate prices, we need to look at how these two regions
|SThe last portion of the presentation will
focus on the near term affects of Katrina and Rita and discuss some major
uncertainties that have arisen for the upcoming winter heating oil season as