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Posted May 24, 2018Today in Energy

Most U.S. motor gasoline exports go to Mexico ›

More than half of all U.S. motor gasoline exports went to Mexico in 2017. Changes to Mexico’s retail gasoline and diesel fuel markets, combined with low utilization of Mexico’s petroleum refineries, resulted in increased gasoline imports from the United States. Although Mexico is a relatively large crude oil producer, Mexico relies on imports of gasoline from the United States to meet domestic demand. More

U.S. motor gasoline exports

Source: EIA, Petroleum Supply Monthly

    Data Highlights

    WTI crude oil futures price

    5/23/2018: $71.84/barrel

    up$0.35 from week earlier
    up$20.37 from year earlier

    Natural gas futures price

    5/23/2018: $2.914/MMBtu

    up$0.099 from week earlier
    down$0.305 from year earlier

    Weekly coal production

    5/19/2018: 13.752 million tons

    down0.526 million tons from week earlier
    down0.371 million tons from year earlier

    Natural gas inventories

    5/18/2018: 1,629 Bcf

    up91 Bcf from week earlier
    down804 Bcf from year earlier

    Crude oil inventories

    5/18/2018: 438.1 million barrels

    up5.8 million barrels from week earlier
    down78.2 million barrels from year earlier