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Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

Gasoline Release Date: September 18, 2017   |   Next Release Date: September 25, 2017
        Diesel Fuel Release Date: September 18, 2017   |   Next Release Date: September 25, 2017

Note: Due to insufficient response related to Hurricane Irma, Miami gasoline price estimates are unavailable for September 11, 2017.

Petroleum Marketing Survey Form Changes Proposed for 2017

U.S. Regular Gasoline Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/04/17 09/11/17 09/18/17   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.679 2.685 2.634   values are down -0.051 values are up 0.409
East Coast (PADD1) 2.723 2.730 2.691   values are down -0.039 values are up 0.499
  New England (PADD1A) 2.745 2.764 2.740   values are down -0.024 values are up 0.548
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.804 2.808 2.764   values are down -0.044 values are up 0.546
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.656 2.661 2.622   values are down -0.039 values are up 0.450
Midwest (PADD2) 2.539 2.541 2.446   values are down -0.095 values are up 0.292
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.506 2.501 2.465   values are down -0.036 values are up 0.498
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.606 2.611 2.599   values are down -0.012 values are up 0.334
West Coast (PADD5) 3.017 3.038 3.022   values are down -0.016 values are up 0.372
  West Coast less California 2.763 2.784 2.779   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.323
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States
            Change from
    09/04/17 09/11/17 09/18/17   week ago year ago
California   3.164 3.186 3.163   values are down -0.023 values are up 0.400
Colorado   2.555 2.532 2.495   values are down -0.037 values are up 0.337
Florida   2.701 2.689 2.673   values are down -0.016 values are up 0.549
Massachusetts   2.735 2.745 2.734   values are down -0.011 values are up 0.583
Minnesota   2.512 2.488 2.432   values are down -0.056 values are up 0.279
New York   2.772 2.793 2.753   values are down -0.040 values are up 0.493
Ohio   2.523 2.447 2.314   values are down -0.133 values are up 0.137
Texas   2.561 2.531 2.483   values are down -0.048 values are up 0.539
Washington   3.026 3.040 3.035   values are down -0.005 values are up 0.358
Cities
Boston   2.732 2.745 2.728   values are down -0.017 values are up 0.580
Chicago   2.610 2.693 2.543   values are down -0.150 values are up 0.239
Cleveland   2.566 2.515 2.433   values are down -0.082 values are up 0.274
Denver   2.553 2.523 2.483   values are down -0.040 values are up 0.345
Houston   2.432 2.431 2.394   values are down -0.037 values are up 0.465
Los Angeles   3.190 3.216 3.161   values are down -0.055 values are up 0.367
Miami   2.868 NA 2.781   values are not available NA values are up 0.439
New York City   2.791 2.803 2.763   values are down -0.040 values are up 0.607
San Francisco   3.179 3.226 3.226   no change 0.000 values are up 0.398
Seattle   3.034 3.067 3.061   values are down -0.006 values are up 0.373

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)full history
          Change from
  09/04/17 09/11/17 09/18/17   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.758 2.802 2.786   values are down -0.016 values are up 0.397
East Coast (PADD1) 2.785 2.829 2.814   values are down -0.015 values are up 0.423
  New England (PADD1A) 2.723 2.761 2.765   values are up 0.004 values are up 0.360
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.886 2.922 2.919   values are down -0.003 values are up 0.434
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.725 2.776 2.749   values are down -0.027 values are up 0.433
Midwest (PADD2) 2.707 2.753 2.743   values are down -0.010 values are up 0.377
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.615 2.647 2.615   values are down -0.032 values are up 0.373
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.798 2.827 2.813   values are down -0.014 values are up 0.331
West Coast (PADD5) 3.044 3.102 3.103   values are up 0.001 values are up 0.451
  West Coast less California 2.931 3.007 3.009   values are up 0.002 values are up 0.485
  California 3.135 3.179 3.179   no change 0.000 values are up 0.425
*prices include all taxes

What we pay for in a gallon of:

What We Pay For In A Gallon Of Regular Gasoline (August 2017) Retail Price: $2.38/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 2017) Retail Price: $2.60/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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