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This Week in Petroleum

Release date: October 17, 2018  |  Next release date: October 24, 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
  10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18 09/21/18 09/14/18 09/07/18 08/31/18
Contract 1 51.45 71.34 74.34 73.25 70.78 68.99 67.75 69.80
Contract 2 51.73 71.18 74.26 73.06 70.37 68.77 67.55 69.37
Contract 3 51.94 71.08 74.15 72.89 70.06 68.67 67.39 69.05
Contract 4 52.10 70.99 74.05 72.70 69.79 68.54 67.19 68.79

Crude oil stocks (million barrels) and days of supply

Crude oil stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18 09/21/18 09/14/18 09/07/18 08/31/18
U.S. 456.5 416.4 410.0 404.0 396.0 394.1 396.2 401.5
East Coast (PADD 1) 13.4 12.7 11.1 12.6 12.5 12.5 11.9 11.6
Midwest (PADD 2) 151.1 115.8 113.6 109.4 105.8 105.1 105.9 108.8
Cushing, Oklahoma 64.0 28.6 26.9 24.5 22.8 22.3 23.6 24.8
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 223.2 217.3 216.3 214.0 207.4 207.0 208.6 210.3
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 20.2 21.3 21.3 21.7 22.5 22.4 21.8 22.1
West Coast (PADD 5) 48.6 49.3 47.7 46.4 47.8 47.2 48.0 48.6
Days of supply (number of days) more supply data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18 09/21/18 09/14/18 09/07/18 08/31/18
U.S. 28.6 25.4 24.6 23.6 22.8 22.4 22.3 22.6
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
  10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18 10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18
U.S. production 9.249 11.075 11.100 11.025 8.406 10.900 11.200 11.100
Crude oil imports (million barrels per day) more import data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18 10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18
Crude oil, excluding SPR 7.435 7.695 7.797 7.846 7.483 7.615 7.397 7.965

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
  10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18 10/13/17 10/12/18 10/05/18 09/28/18
U.S. 15.975 16.415 16.690 17.094 15.439 16.316 16.239 16.591
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.084 0.906 0.939 1.015 1.105 0.897 0.827 0.957
Midwest (PADD 2) 3.534 3.205 3.446 3.670 3.375 2.966 3.088 3.314
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 8.215 9.115 9.093 9.189 8.033 9.354 9.123 9.051
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.670 0.663 0.658 0.648 0.656 0.672 0.680 0.674
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.471 2.525 2.554 2.572 2.270 2.427 2.521 2.595

Abbreviations: NA = Not Available  |  W = Data Withheld