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Release Date: April 7, 2021 Next Release Date: April 14, 2021

Regular gasoline retail prices (dollars per gallon)

Retail average regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/06/20 04/05/21 03/29/21 03/22/21 03/15/21 03/08/21 03/01/21 02/22/21
U.S. 1.924 2.857 2.852 2.865 2.853 2.771 2.711 2.633
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.921 2.765 2.778 2.807 2.787 2.704 2.652 2.604
Midwest (PADD 2) 1.629 2.782 2.747 2.743 2.764 2.706 2.662 2.562
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.658 2.587 2.602 2.623 2.605 2.495 2.411 2.341
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 2.008 2.950 2.950 2.938 2.839 2.708 2.566 2.439
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.682 3.487 3.473 3.468 3.432 3.344 3.276 3.150
Retail conventional regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/06/20 04/05/21 03/29/21 03/22/21 03/15/21 03/08/21 03/01/21 02/22/21
U.S. 1.800 2.777 2.771 2.780 2.766 2.684 2.625 2.549
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.870 2.751 2.767 2.799 2.777 2.676 2.622 2.586
Midwest (PADD 2) 1.587 2.754 2.718 2.707 2.728 2.681 2.641 2.543
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.686 2.621 2.632 2.649 2.619 2.518 2.439 2.345
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 2.008 2.950 2.950 2.938 2.839 2.708 2.566 2.439
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.481 3.186 3.169 3.161 3.101 3.014 2.939 2.822
Retail reformulated regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/06/20 04/05/21 03/29/21 03/22/21 03/15/21 03/08/21 03/01/21 02/22/21
U.S. 2.185 3.032 3.032 3.051 3.044 2.961 2.899 2.815
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.014 2.792 2.800 2.821 2.807 2.756 2.710 2.638
Midwest (PADD 2) 1.867 2.952 2.921 2.954 2.980 2.850 2.786 2.678
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.589 2.503 2.528 2.558 2.568 2.439 2.341 2.329
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.797 3.674 3.661 3.655 3.633 3.544 3.483 3.349

RBOB regular gasoline futures prices (dollars per gallon)

RBOB regular gasoline futures prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/03/20 04/01/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 03/12/21 03/05/21 02/26/21 02/19/21
Contract 1 0.692 2.022 1.967 1.943 2.150 2.065 1.877 1.807
Contract 2 0.752 2.016 1.971 1.944 2.135 2.062 1.951 1.889
Contract 3 0.807 1.999 1.965 1.936 2.109 2.045 1.942 1.879
Contract 4 0.849 1.975 1.949 1.921 2.079 2.020 1.924 1.865
Note: Markets were closed on 4/2/2021.
Total gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 03/12/21 03/05/21 02/26/21 02/19/21
U.S. 257.3 234.6 230.5 232.3 232.1 231.6 243.5 257.1
East Coast (PADD 1) 70.5 64.0 61.4 63.0 63.1 63.7 71.2 71.0
Midwest (PADD 2) 60.5 50.5 49.5 51.8 51.9 51.1 51.3 53.6
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 81.9 80.4 79.6 77.8 77.0 76.2 79.8 90.9
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 9.4 8.8 8.6 8.9 8.8 8.9 9.1 9.0
West Coast (PADD 5) 34.9 30.9 31.4 30.7 31.3 31.6 32.0 32.6
Conventional gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 03/12/21 03/05/21 02/26/21 02/19/21
U.S. 21.5 19.0 20.0 19.7 20.9 20.4 22.4 24.4
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.5 2.7 3.4 3.0 3.2 3.8 4.1 4.3
Midwest (PADD 2) 7.1 5.4 5.4 5.5 5.5 5.0 5.1 5.3
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 6.8 6.5 6.7 6.4 7.2 6.8 8.8 10.3
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 2.4 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.2
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.7 2.3 2.4 2.7 2.7 2.4 2.3 2.4
Reformulated gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 03/12/21 03/05/21 02/26/21 02/19/21
U.S. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Blending components stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 03/12/21 03/05/21 02/26/21 02/19/21
U.S. 235.8 215.5 210.5 212.5 211.2 211.1 221.0 232.7
East Coast (PADD 1) 68.0 61.3 58.0 59.9 59.8 59.8 67.0 66.7
Midwest (PADD 2) 53.5 45.0 44.0 46.4 46.4 46.1 46.3 48.3
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 75.1 74.0 72.9 71.4 69.7 69.3 71.1 80.6
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 7.0 6.7 6.6 6.8 6.6 6.7 6.9 6.8
West Coast (PADD 5) 32.2 28.6 29.0 28.0 28.7 29.2 29.7 30.3
Days of supply (number of days) more supply data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 03/12/21 03/05/21 02/26/21 02/19/21
U.S. 34.0 27.0 26.6 27.4 28.5 28.5 30.8 32.9
Note: Days of Supply calculated as: U.S. total gasoline stocks / Four-week average U.S. finished motor gasoline demand

Fuel ethanol stocks (million barrels)

Fuel ethanol stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 03/12/21 03/05/21 02/26/21 02/19/21
U.S. 27.1 20.6 21.1 21.8 21.3 22.1 22.4 22.8
East Coast (PADD 1) 9.6 7.1 7.4 7.5 7.3 7.7 7.6 7.8
Midwest (PADD 2) 8.1 6.9 7.1 7.4 7.5 7.5 7.4 7.3
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 5.6 4.5 4.3 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.8 4.9
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
West Coast (PADD 5) 3.3 1.7 1.9 2.0 1.8 2.0 2.3 2.5

Gasoline production and imports (million barrels per day)

Finished gasoline production (million barrels per day)more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21
U.S. 8.052 9.018 8.949 8.690 5.818 9.279 9.339 8.577
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.528 2.997 2.974 2.911 1.706 3.009 3.081 2.946
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.017 2.392 2.352 2.282 1.454 2.445 2.498 2.301
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.979 2.112 2.014 1.902 1.527 2.173 2.165 1.971
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.271 0.304 0.302 0.300 0.209 0.311 0.311 0.294
West Coast (PADD 5) 1.221 1.446 1.419 1.390 0.930 1.505 1.468 1.403
Conventional gasoline production (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21
U.S. 5.649 6.410 6.263 6.032 4.232 6.541 6.615 6.159
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.614 1.896 1.883 1.841 1.137 1.905 1.964 1.866
Midwest (PADD 2) 1.750 2.074 2.036 1.972 1.279 2.125 2.166 1.993
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.608 1.677 1.599 1.491 1.270 1.719 1.711 1.556
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.271 0.304 0.302 0.300 0.209 0.311 0.311 0.294
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.405 0.459 0.443 0.428 0.337 0.482 0.463 0.449
Reformulated gasoline production (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21
U.S. 2.369 2.841 2.799 2.753 1.593 2.903 2.908 2.756
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.915 1.100 1.091 1.070 0.569 1.104 1.118 1.080
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.267 0.319 0.316 0.310 0.174 0.320 0.332 0.307
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.371 0.434 0.415 0.411 0.257 0.454 0.455 0.415
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.816 0.988 0.976 0.962 0.593 1.024 1.004 0.954
Gasoline imports (million barrels per day) more import data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21
Total gasoline 0.688 0.941 0.761 0.758 0.493 1.297 0.619 0.939
Conventional gasoline 0.100 0.201 0.188 0.172 0.050 0.161 0.125 0.310
Reformulated gasoline 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
Blending components 0.587 0.740 0.573 0.586 0.442 1.136 0.493 0.629

Fuel ethanol production (million barrels per day)

Fuel ethanol production (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21
U.S. 0.888 0.958 0.949 0.920 0.672 0.975 0.965 0.922
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.021 0.012 0.012 0.012 0.016 0.012 0.012 0.012
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.827 0.912 0.904 0.877 0.629 0.929 0.917 0.876
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.018 0.015 0.014 0.012 0.014 0.016 0.018 0.014
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.011 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.006 0.009 0.009 0.010
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.011 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.007 0.009 0.009 0.009

Gasoline demand (million barrels per day)

Gasoline demand (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21 04/03/20 04/02/21 03/26/21 03/19/21
Finished motor gasoline 7.564 8.682 8.669 8.483 5.065 8.781 8.891 8.616

Abbreviations: NA = Not Available  |  W = Data Withheld