Production and Supply for
Refineries in the nation are operating at 90.8% capacity.
Midwest production is 2,005 thousand barrels per day--an increase of 3% from last week.
Diesel: Midwest production is 568 thousand barrels per day--a decrease of 14% from last week.
Midwest production is 190 thousand barrels per day--a decrease of 2% from last week.
Gasoline: Midwest inventory (or PADD II) is 51.5 million barrels--1% higher than last week's inventory and 3.8% higher than last month's level. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of September 26, the national stock level is 199.2 million barrels.
Midwest inventory is 21.8 million barrels--8% lower than last week's inventory and 4.4% lower than last month's level with distillate inventory levels dropping below the normal range.
inventory (or PADD II) is 22 million barrels--almost
1% 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 26, the national inventory level is 65 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 1,667 billion cubic feet--4% more than
last week but 44 billion cubic feet or 2.6% below the 5-year average. As of September 26, 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 212 billion cubic feet between now and the end of October.
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This report was updated on October 3, 2003.