Production and Supply for
Refineries in the nation are operating at 94.7% capacity.
Gasoline: Midwest production is 1,881 thousand barrels per day--a decrease of 7.8% from last week.
Diesel: Midwest production is 670 thousand barrels per day--an increase of 1.4% from last week.
Propane: Midwest production is 224 thousand barrels per day--an increase of 17% from last week.
Gasoline: Midwest inventory (or PADD II) is 50.9 million barrels--2.6% higher than last week's inventory and 1.8% lower than last month's level. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of September 5, the national stock level is 192.6 million barrels.
Midwest inventory is 23.3 million barrels--2.2% higher than last week's inventory and 4.5% higher than last month's level with inventory levels in the normal range.
Midwest inventory (or PADD II) is 21 million
barrels--5.5% 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 September 5, the national inventory level is 63.7 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 1,478 billion cubic feet--4.2% more than
last week but 94 billion cubic feet or 6% below the 5-year average. As of September 5, the
national inventory level is 2,486 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 514 billion cubic feet between now and the end of October.
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This report was updated on September 12, 2003.