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Release date: April 18, 2018  |  Next release date: April 25, 2018

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Regular gasoline retail prices (dollars per gallon)

Retail average regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/17/17 04/16/18 04/09/18 04/02/18 03/26/18 03/19/18 03/12/18 03/05/18
U.S. 2.436 2.747 2.694 2.700 2.648 2.598 2.559 2.560
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.397 2.688 2.638 2.647 2.592 2.536 2.509 2.534
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.339 2.602 2.550 2.565 2.515 2.495 2.439 2.428
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 2.241 2.496 2.423 2.428 2.381 2.304 2.274 2.278
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 2.376 2.734 2.639 2.599 2.528 2.443 2.423 2.437
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.883 3.367 3.330 3.327 3.274 3.215 3.170 3.141
Retail conventional regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/17/17 04/16/18 04/09/18 04/02/18 03/26/18 03/19/18 03/12/18 03/05/18
U.S. 2.356 2.644 2.587 2.592 2.541 2.494 2.455 2.462
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.382 2.670 2.619 2.633 2.568 2.519 2.480 2.514
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.320 2.583 2.531 2.546 2.505 2.480 2.434 2.422
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 2.220 2.504 2.433 2.430 2.382 2.305 2.283 2.294
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 2.376 2.734 2.639 2.599 2.528 2.443 2.423 2.437
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.741 3.120 3.072 3.035 2.997 2.932 2.875 2.860
Retail reformulated regular gasoline prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/17/17 04/16/18 04/09/18 04/02/18 03/26/18 03/19/18 03/12/18 03/05/18
U.S. 2.602 2.963 2.918 2.927 2.871 2.817 2.777 2.767
East Coast (PADD 1) 2.421 2.715 2.670 2.670 2.630 2.565 2.555 2.566
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.462 2.728 2.677 2.684 2.579 2.588 2.467 2.466
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 2.309 2.466 2.388 2.423 2.377 2.301 2.245 2.224
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.945 3.475 3.443 3.455 3.395 3.338 3.299 3.264

RBOB regular gasoline futures prices (dollars per gallon)

RBOB regular gasoline futures prices (dollars per gallon) more price data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 03/23/18 03/16/18 03/09/18 03/02/18
Contract 1 NA 2.065 1.955 NA 2.034 1.946 1.904 1.901
Contract 2 NA 2.069 1.959 NA 2.042 1.957 1.918 1.915
Contract 3 NA 2.063 1.953 NA 2.044 1.959 1.921 1.912
Contract 4 NA 2.052 1.940 NA 2.038 1.950 1.913 1.899
Note: Market were closed on 3/30/2018.

Gasoline stocks (million barrels) and days of supply

Total gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 03/23/18 03/16/18 03/09/18 03/02/18
U.S. 237.7 236.0 238.9 238.5 239.6 243.1 244.8 251.0
East Coast (PADD 1) 64.5 60.3 60.5 57.4 56.3 59.7 59.5 61.9
Midwest (PADD 2) 55.9 57.0 57.8 57.8 58.3 58.8 60.1 60.9
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 79.2 81.0 81.7 83.2 84.2 83.8 84.9 85.7
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 8.1 7.3 7.5 7.9 8.1 8.1 8.0 8.2
West Coast (PADD 5) 30.0 30.4 31.4 32.0 32.7 32.8 32.4 34.4
Conventional gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 03/23/18 03/16/18 03/09/18 03/02/18
U.S. 21.5 23.1 25.0 24.2 24.5 24.5 24.2 25.1
East Coast (PADD 1) 4.6 4.6 4.4 3.8 4.3 4.5 4.1 4.6
Midwest (PADD 2) 5.9 6.4 6.7 6.1 6.2 6.2 6.0 6.7
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 7.1 8.0 9.9 10.0 9.7 9.9 10.3 9.6
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 1.8 1.6 1.8 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.9
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.1 2.5 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.1 2.0 2.4
Reformulated gasoline stocks (million barrels) more stock data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 03/23/18 03/16/18 03/09/18 03/02/18
U.S. 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
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
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 03/23/18 03/16/18 03/09/18 03/02/18
U.S. 216.2 212.8 213.9 214.2 215.0 218.5 220.5 225.9
East Coast (PADD 1) 59.9 55.7 56.1 53.6 52.0 55.2 55.3 57.3
Midwest (PADD 2) 50.0 50.6 51.2 51.7 52.1 52.6 54.0 54.2
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 72.1 73.0 71.8 73.2 74.5 73.8 74.6 76.2
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 6.3 5.7 5.6 5.9 6.2 6.3 6.3 6.3
West Coast (PADD 5) 27.9 27.9 29.2 29.7 30.2 30.6 30.3 32.0
Days of supply (number of days) more supply data ›
  Year ago Most recent
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 03/23/18 03/16/18 03/09/18 03/02/18
U.S. 25.5 25.1 25.8 25.5 25.6 26.2 26.6 27.7
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
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 03/23/18 03/16/18 03/09/18 03/02/18
U.S. 23.0 21.3 21.8 22.4 22.8 23.8 24.3 23.1
East Coast (PADD 1) 8.2 6.6 6.8 7.1 7.0 7.5 7.2 7.7
Midwest (PADD 2) 7.9 7.9 8.3 8.3 8.4 9.0 9.2 8.5
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 4.2 3.7 3.7 4.0 4.4 4.2 4.9 3.9
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4
West Coast (PADD 5) 2.4 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.5 2.7

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
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18
U.S. 9.816 10.193 10.125 10.158 9.794 10.204 10.150 10.115
East Coast (PADD 1) 3.146 3.152 3.119 3.139 3.185 3.240 3.110 3.161
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.509 2.500 2.495 2.491 2.518 2.551 2.492 2.488
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 2.137 2.431 2.411 2.410 2.071 2.423 2.472 2.375
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.308 0.303 0.311 0.311 0.334 0.289 0.308 0.304
West Coast (PADD 5) 1.641 1.600 1.605 1.617 1.635 1.609 1.605 1.597
Conventional gasoline production (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18
U.S. 6.512 6.783 6.734 6.743 6.535 6.859 6.824 6.714
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.891 1.909 1.883 1.900 1.931 1.957 1.898 1.911
Midwest (PADD 2) 2.153 2.141 2.132 2.119 2.165 2.183 2.146 2.129
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 1.665 1.944 1.916 1.917 1.598 1.950 1.973 1.883
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.308 0.303 0.311 0.311 0.334 0.289 0.308 0.304
West Coast (PADD 5) 0.495 0.486 0.492 0.496 0.508 0.481 0.500 0.487
Reformulated gasoline production (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18
U.S. 3.230 3.203 3.207 3.225 3.208 3.254 3.163 3.211
East Coast (PADD 1) 1.254 1.243 1.236 1.240 1.254 1.283 1.212 1.250
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.356 0.359 0.363 0.371 0.353 0.368 0.346 0.359
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) 0.473 0.487 0.495 0.492 0.473 0.474 0.499 0.492
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
West Coast (PADD 5) 1.147 1.114 1.113 1.121 1.127 1.128 1.106 1.110
Gasoline imports (million barrels per day) more import data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18
Total gasoline 0.615 0.702 0.666 0.653 0.843 0.705 0.655 0.761
Conventional gasoline 0.030 0.018 0.040 0.038 0.052 0.036 0.020 0.009
Reformulated gasoline 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
Blending components 0.585 0.683 0.626 0.615 0.791 0.669 0.635 0.752

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
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18
U.S. 1.013 1.030 1.040 1.038 0.993 1.009 1.034 1.038
East Coast (PADD 1) W 0.027 0.027 0.027 W 0.026 0.026 0.030
Midwest (PADD 2) 0.927 0.941 0.951 0.950 0.908 0.925 0.947 0.946
Gulf Coast (PADD 3) W 0.026 0.027 0.026 W 0.023 0.026 0.026
Rocky Mountain (PADD 4) W 0.014 0.014 0.014 W 0.014 0.015 0.015
West Coast (PADD 5) W 0.021 0.020 0.020 W 0.021 0.020 0.021

Gasoline demand (million barrels per day)

Gasoline demand (million barrels per day) more production data ›
  Year ago Four-week averages Year ago Week ending
  04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18 04/14/17 04/13/18 04/06/18 03/30/18
Finished motor gasoline 9.317 9.385 9.252 9.344 9.223 9.857 9.273 9.203

Abbreviations: NA = Not Available  |  W = Data Withheld