Production and Supply for
Refineries in the nation are operating at 92.7% capacity.
Midwest production is 1,947 thousand barrels per day--an increase of 0.4% (or 8,000 barrels) from last week.
Diesel: Midwest production is 658 thousand barrels per day--an increase of 7.7% from last week.
Midwest production is 194 thousand barrels per day--a decrease of 5.8% from last week.
Gasoline: Midwest inventory (or PADD II) is 51.0 million barrels--1.4% higher than last week's inventory and 1.4% higher than last month's level. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of September 19, the national stock level is 196.8 million barrels.
Diesel: Midwest inventory is 23.7 million barrels--3% higher than last week's inventory and 11% higher than last month's level with inventory levels in the normal range.
Midwest inventory (or PADD II) is 21.8 million
barrels--2.8% 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 19, the national inventory level is 65.4 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 1,603 billion cubic feet--4% more than
last week but 60 billion cubic feet or 4% below the 5-year average. As of September 19, the
national inventory level is 2,688 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 312 billion cubic feet between now and the end of October.
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This report was updated on September 26, 2003.