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Release Date: October 14, 2021 Next Release Date: October 20, 2021

Residential propane prices (dollars per gallon)

Residential propane prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/12/20 10/11/21 10/04/21 09/27/21 09/20/21 09/13/21 09/06/21 08/30/21
Average 1.777 2.670 2.590 NA NA NA NA NA
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.515 3.325 3.256 NA NA NA NA NA
New England (PADD 1A) 2.652 3.461 3.375 NA NA NA NA NA
Central Atlantic (PADD 1B) 2.373 3.182 3.129 NA NA NA NA NA
Lower Atlantic (PADD 1C) 2.553 3.374 3.295 NA NA NA NA NA
Midwest (PADD 2) 1.384 2.315 2.232 NA NA NA NA NA
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.998 2.845 2.752 NA NA NA NA NA
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 1.531 2.399 2.322 NA NA NA NA NA

Wholesale propane prices (dollars per gallon)

Wholesale propane prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/12/20 10/11/21 10/04/21 09/27/21 09/20/21 09/13/21 09/06/21 08/30/21
Average 0.700 1.619 1.632 NA NA NA NA NA
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.752 1.660 1.683 NA NA NA NA NA
Central Atlantic (PADD 1B) 0.794 1.700 1.731 NA NA NA NA NA
Lower Atlantic (PADD 1C) 0.690 1.583 1.590 NA NA NA NA NA
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.680 1.606 1.622 NA NA NA NA NA
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.655 1.595 1.554 NA NA NA NA NA
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.659 1.584 1.571 NA NA NA NA NA

Propane/propylene stocks (million barrels) and days of supply

Propane/propylene stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21 08/27/21
U.S. 99.897 71.700 72.288 72.921 70.279 70.816 70.099 69.282
East Coast (PADD 1) 8.419 7.969 8.791 9.112 8.251 8.485 8.600 8.371
New England (PADD 1A) 0.943 0.921 0.896 0.912 0.899 0.874 0.862 0.846
Central Atlantic (PADD 1B) 5.132 4.971 5.932 6.185 5.327 5.657 5.830 5.549
Lower Atlantic (PADD 1C) 2.344 2.077 1.963 2.015 2.025 1.954 1.907 1.976
Midwest (PADD 2) 25.658 24.806 25.069 24.993 24.560 24.043 23.149 22.655
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 59.881 33.684 33.416 33.787 32.344 33.158 33.471 33.629
Rocky Mtn & West Coast (PADD 4 & 5) 5.939 5.240 5.012 5.030 5.124 5.130 4.879 4.627
Nonfuel Use NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Days of supply (number of days) more supply data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 09/17/21 09/10/21 09/03/21 08/27/21
U.S. 99.9 59.9 63.4 70.4 64.5 68.3 63.3 59.2
Note: Days of Supply calculated as: U.S. propane/propylene stocks / Four-week average U.S. propane/propylene product supplied (implied demand)

Regional propane and/or propylene production and imports (million barrels per day)

Regional propane/propylene production (million barrels per day)more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21
U.S. 2.247 2.287 2.263 2.249 2.152 2.313 2.350 2.321
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.231 0.246 0.250 0.253 0.226 0.243 0.244 0.266
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.463 0.507 0.527 0.531 0.421 0.462 0.533 0.520
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.313 1.285 1.236 1.213 1.293 1.373 1.325 1.275
Propane imports (million barrels per day) more import data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21
U.S. 0.116 0.087 0.083 0.084 0.099 0.089 0.091 0.080
East Coast (PADD 1) 0.028 0.017 0.019 0.022 0.026 0.014 0.011 0.021
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.052 0.035 0.031 0.030 0.042 0.037 0.052 0.029
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000

Propane/propylene demand (million barrels per day)

Propane/propylene demand (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21 10/09/20 10/08/21 10/01/21 09/24/21
Propane/Propylene 1.000 1.198 1.141 1.036 1.138 1.116 1.281 1.102

Abbreviations: NA = Not Available  |  W = Data Withheld