Production and Supply for
Refineries in the nation are operating at 93.1% capacity.
Gasoline: Midwest production is 1,935 thousand barrels per day--a decrease of 8.5% from last week.
Diesel: Midwest production is 648 thousand barrels per day--a decrease of 5.5% from last week.
Propane: Midwest production is 195 thousand barrels per day--a decrease of 5% from last week.
Gasoline: Midwest inventory (or PADD II) is 50.3 million barrels--1.4% lower than last week's inventory and 5.6% lower than last month's level. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of August 22, the national stock level is 191.2 million barrels.
Midwest inventory is 21.3 million barrels--1% lower than last week's inventory and 10.5% lower than last month's level with inventory levels below the normal range.
inventory (or PADD II) is 19.1 million barrels--2%
higher than last week with inventory levels remaining below the normal range. The
Energy Information Administration estimates 25 million barrels
in storage by the end of September to be a benchmark for the Midwest. As of August 22, the national inventory level is 61.6 million barrels. Industry observers believe a 60-million-barrel level for national inventory is adequate prior to the start of the
The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,364 billion cubic feet--2.8% more than last week
but 113 billion cubic feet or 7.7% below the normal range. As of August 22, the
national inventory level is 2,319 billion cubic feet. Close to 3 trillion cubic feet is generally considered
to be adequate for winter demand. This would require an injection of approximately 681 billion cubic feet between now and the end of October.
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This report was updated on September 2, 2003.