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This Week in Petroleum

Release date: December 12, 2018  |  Next release date: December 19, 2018

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Crude oil futures and estimated contract prices (dollars per barrel)

Crude oil futures and estimated contract prices (dollars per barrel)more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18 11/16/18 11/09/18 11/02/18 10/26/18
Contract 1 57.36 52.61 50.93 50.42 56.46 60.19 63.14 67.59
Contract 2 57.44 52.81 51.09 50.59 56.68 60.36 63.28 67.75
Contract 3 57.46 53.05 51.23 50.76 56.88 60.56 63.41 67.84
Contract 4 57.46 53.31 51.36 50.91 57.07 60.75 63.56 67.93

Crude oil stocks (million barrels) and days of supply

Crude oil stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18 11/16/18 11/09/18 11/02/18 10/26/18
U.S. 443.0 442.0 443.2 450.5 446.9 442.1 431.8 426.0
East Coast (PADD 1) 14.2 11.2 13.6 14.0 15.0 14.0 11.6 13.3
Midwest (PADD 2) 137.5 128.4 128.6 127.4 125.7 126.3 124.1 121.8
Cushing, Oklahoma 52.2 39.4 38.3 36.5 35.3 35.5 34.3 31.9
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 217.5 232.6 228.8 237.9 232.1 228.7 223.4 218.5
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 22.8 23.2 23.8 23.3 23.2 22.6 22.0 21.6
West Coast (PADD 5) 50.9 46.6 48.5 47.9 51.0 50.4 50.6 50.9
Days of supply (number of days) more supply data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18 11/16/18 11/09/18 11/02/18 10/26/18
U.S. 26.1 25.5 25.9 26.8 27.0 27.0 26.4 26.1
Note: Days of Supply calculated as: U.S. crude oil stocks / Four-week average U.S. crude oil refinery inputs

Crude oil production and imports (million barrels per day)

Crude oil production (million barrels per day)more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18 12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18
U.S. production 9.707 11.675 11.700 11.675 9.780 11.600 11.700 11.700
Crude oil imports (million barrels per day) more import data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18 12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18
Crude oil, excluding SPR 7.442 7.582 7.597 7.677 7.363 7.393 7.219 8.162

Crude oil refinery inputs (million barrels per day)

Crude oil refinery inputs (million barrels per day)more refinery input data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18 12/08/17 12/07/18 11/30/18 11/23/18
U.S. 16.997 17.333 17.082 16.812 16.952 17.436 17.487 17.553
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.134 1.039 1.012 0.954 1.075 1.025 1.137 1.051
Midwest (PADD 2) 3.773 3.886 3.745 3.582 3.714 4.005 3.867 3.923
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 9.051 9.272 9.201 9.169 9.088 9.252 9.361 9.389
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.574 0.597 0.589 0.594 0.557 0.630 0.583 0.588
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.465 2.540 2.535 2.513 2.517 2.524 2.539 2.601

Abbreviations: NA = Not Available  |  W = Data Withheld