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This Week in Petroleum

Release date: January 22, 2021  |  Next release date: January 27, 2021

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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
  01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21 12/25/20 12/18/20 12/11/20 12/04/20
Contract 1 58.54 52.36 52.24 NA NA 49.10 46.57 46.26
Contract 2 58.58 52.42 52.26 NA NA 49.24 46.75 46.42
Contract 3 58.51 52.36 52.19 NA NA 49.34 46.87 46.54
Contract 4 58.30 52.23 52.04 NA NA 49.40 46.96 46.60
Note: Markets were closed on 1/1/2021 and 12/25/2020.

Crude oil stocks (million barrels) and days of supply

Crude oil stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21 12/25/20 12/18/20 12/11/20 12/04/20
U.S. 428.1 486.6 482.2 485.5 493.5 499.5 500.1 503.2
East Coast (PADD 1) 10.3 11.6 10.2 10.3 10.6 10.8 11.6 10.6
Midwest (PADD 2) 125.9 139.7 144.1 146.5 146.9 146.4 146.4 146.7
Cushing, Oklahoma 34.9 52.5 57.2 59.2 58.4 58.4 58.4 58.2
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 219.2 263.0 257.5 258.6 264.9 272.1 271.0 274.0
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 21.5 24.2 24.3 23.7 24.5 24.5 24.5 24.2
West Coast (PADD 5) 51.1 48.0 46.2 46.3 46.6 45.7 46.7 47.8
Days of supply (number of days) more supply data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21 12/25/20 12/18/20 12/11/20 12/04/20
U.S. 25.2 33.5 33.6 34.2 34.7 35.3 35.2 35.6
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
  01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21 01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21
U.S. production 12.950 11.000 11.000 11.000 13.000 11.000 11.000 11.000
Crude oil imports (million barrels per day) more import data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21 01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21
Crude oil, excluding SPR 6.516 5.745 5.625 5.421 6.432 6.045 6.239 5.369

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
  01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21 01/17/20 01/15/21 01/08/21 01/01/21
U.S. 17.003 14.518 14.332 14.215 16.857 14.760 14.650 14.376
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.806 0.593 0.590 0.592 0.745 0.604 0.593 0.591
Midwest (PADD 2) 3.913 3.576 3.471 3.404 3.908 3.666 3.659 3.605
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 9.252 7.924 7.881 7.857 9.221 7.999 7.940 7.832
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.623 0.559 0.556 0.553 0.615 0.556 0.541 0.569
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.408 1.865 1.833 1.809 2.367 1.935 1.917 1.778

Abbreviations: NA = Not Available  |  W = Data Withheld