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Release Date: October 20, 2021 Next Release Date: October 27, 2021

Regular gasoline retail prices (dollars per gallon)

Retail average regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/19/20 10/18/21 10/11/21 10/04/21 09/27/21 09/20/21 09/13/21 09/06/21
U.S. 2.150 3.322 3.267 3.190 3.175 3.184 3.165 3.176
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.118 3.243 3.182 3.082 3.077 3.086 3.055 3.065
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.000 3.202 3.143 3.071 3.036 3.065 3.029 3.047
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.830 2.984 2.935 2.835 2.840 2.807 2.813 2.826
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 2.257 3.566 3.562 3.568 3.578 3.599 3.625 3.648
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.790 4.013 3.968 3.941 3.919 3.929 3.936 3.934
Retail conventional regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/19/20 10/18/21 10/11/21 10/04/21 09/27/21 09/20/21 09/13/21 09/06/21
U.S. 2.064 3.225 3.173 3.093 3.080 3.094 3.068 3.080
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.098 3.204 3.159 3.052 3.047 3.059 3.020 3.034
Midwest (PADD 2) 1.975 3.173 3.107 3.037 3.006 3.031 2.995 3.012
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.859 3.024 2.957 2.860 2.855 2.839 2.833 2.836
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 2.257 3.566 3.562 3.568 3.578 3.599 3.625 3.648
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.551 3.723 3.712 3.696 3.700 3.721 3.729 3.726
Retail reformulated regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/19/20 10/18/21 10/11/21 10/04/21 09/27/21 09/20/21 09/13/21 09/06/21
U.S. 2.338 3.537 3.474 3.400 3.382 3.382 3.378 3.385
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.155 3.318 3.227 3.138 3.137 3.137 3.122 3.123
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.153 3.374 3.355 3.275 3.213 3.264 3.228 3.255
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.760 2.884 2.880 2.772 2.803 2.727 2.762 2.804
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.932 4.184 4.121 4.085 4.050 4.052 4.058 4.056

RBOB regular gasoline futures prices (dollars per gallon)

RBOB regular gasoline futures prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21
Contract 1 1.169 2.486 2.366 2.250 2.188 2.171 2.154 2.154
Contract 2 1.154 2.425 2.311 2.208 2.138 2.116 2.093 2.087
Contract 3 1.150 2.391 2.286 2.189 2.100 2.073 2.049 2.045
Contract 4 1.159 2.375 2.277 2.185 2.082 2.053 2.030 2.028
Total gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21
U.S. 227.0 217.7 223.1 225.1 221.8 221.6 218.1 220.0
East Coast (PADD 1) 60.1 54.5 57.2 57.8 55.4 53.9 53.8 54.1
Midwest (PADD 2) 48.3 45.7 46.2 47.2 46.5 46.9 46.8 46.9
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 81.7 80.9 82.4 82.0 82.3 81.5 80.0 81.8
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 7.2 7.8 7.7 7.8 7.2 7.1 6.8 6.9
West Coast (PADD 5) 29.7 28.9 29.5 30.2 30.3 32.1 30.8 30.3
Conventional gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21
U.S. 23.6 16.6 16.2 17.5 19.4 20.3 17.4 18.7
East Coast (PADD 1) 3.6 3.0 2.8 2.7 3.4 3.4 2.5 3.1
Midwest (PADD 2) 6.8 3.9 3.9 4.4 4.4 4.6 4.0 3.9
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 8.7 6.3 6.5 7.4 7.9 8.1 7.3 7.9
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 1.9 1.4 1.4 1.2 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.6 2.1 1.7 1.8 2.2 2.6 2.3 2.4
Reformulated gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21
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
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21
U.S. 203.4 201.1 206.8 207.5 202.4 201.3 200.7 201.3
East Coast (PADD 1) 56.4 51.5 54.4 55.1 52.1 50.5 51.3 51.0
Midwest (PADD 2) 41.5 41.7 42.3 42.8 42.1 42.3 42.8 43.0
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 73.0 74.6 76.0 74.6 74.5 73.4 72.7 73.9
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 5.3 6.4 6.4 6.6 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.4
West Coast (PADD 5) 27.2 26.8 27.8 28.4 28.1 29.5 28.4 28.0
Days of supply (number of days) more supply data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21
U.S. 26.5 23.1 24.2 24.6 24.1 24.0 23.2 23.1
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
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21
U.S. 19.7 20.1 19.8 19.9 20.2 20.1 20.0 20.4
East Coast (PADD 1) 6.4 6.1 6.0 6.4 6.6 6.3 6.8 6.9
Midwest (PADD 2) 6.2 7.6 7.5 7.2 7.1 7.4 7.5 7.5
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.0 3.1 2.6 2.7
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
West Coast (PADD 5) 3.1 2.6 2.8 2.9 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.9

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
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21
U.S. 9.147 9.730 9.626 9.542 8.933 10.060 9.605 9.366
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.946 3.184 3.175 3.173 2.909 3.186 3.163 3.197
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.407 2.551 2.564 2.557 2.416 2.511 2.514 2.632
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 2.057 2.141 2.106 2.119 1.947 2.212 2.065 2.099
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.301 0.348 0.340 0.330 0.297 0.362 0.376 0.338
West Coast (PADD 5) 1.380 1.491 1.489 1.486 1.391 1.506 1.480 1.479
Conventional gasoline production (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21
U.S. 6.289 6.666 6.637 6.638 6.162 6.737 6.543 6.698
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.829 1.980 1.977 1.984 1.816 1.993 1.940 1.992
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.096 2.232 2.249 2.246 2.094 2.189 2.186 2.322
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.651 1.674 1.642 1.656 1.533 1.738 1.600 1.633
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.301 0.348 0.340 0.330 0.297 0.362 0.376 0.338
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.413 0.432 0.429 0.422 0.422 0.455 0.441 0.413
Reformulated gasoline production (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21
U.S. 2.802 3.049 3.037 3.027 2.798 3.040 3.057 3.047
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.117 1.205 1.198 1.188 1.093 1.194 1.223 1.205
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.311 0.319 0.315 0.311 0.322 0.322 0.328 0.310
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.407 0.467 0.464 0.464 0.414 0.473 0.466 0.466
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.967 1.059 1.061 1.064 0.969 1.051 1.040 1.066
Gasoline imports (million barrels per day) more import data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21
Total gasoline 0.622 0.807 0.925 0.949 0.509 0.606 0.543 1.088
Conventional gasoline 0.116 0.142 0.172 0.166 0.137 0.164 0.092 0.200
Reformulated gasoline 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
Blending components 0.506 0.665 0.754 0.783 0.372 0.442 0.451 0.887

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
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21
U.S. 0.913 1.005 0.962 0.938 0.913 1.096 1.032 0.978
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.013 0.011 0.012 0.006
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.872 0.955 0.916 0.892 0.871 1.041 0.977 0.937
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.012 0.020 0.018 0.018 0.009 0.024 0.025 0.016
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.010 0.011 0.011
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.009 0.009 0.008 0.009 0.010 0.009 0.008 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
  10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21 10/16/20 10/15/21 10/08/21 10/01/21
Finished motor gasoline 8.572 9.411 9.227 9.153 8.289 9.634 9.186 9.427

Abbreviations: NA = Not Available  |  W = Data Withheld