Production

As of November 10, 2006

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 87.3% capacity.

Gasoline: Midwest production is 1,984 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 3.7% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Diesel: Midwest production is 858 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 0.4% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 77 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 12% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Propane: Midwest production is 198 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 3.9% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Supply

As of November 10, 2006

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 49.5 million barrels—4.4% less than last week's inventory level and 4.4% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is at the bottom boundary of the normal range. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of November 10, the national stock level is 200.3 million barrels.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 19.7 million barrels—3% less than last week's inventory level and 12% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is farther below the normal range.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 3.8 million barrels—7.3% less than last week's inventory level and 5% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is farther below the normal range.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 24.5 million barrels—0.4% less than last week's inventory level and 5.4% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is in the normal range. As of November 10, the national inventory level is 71.4 million barrels.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,962 billion cubic feet—0.2% less than last week but 64 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending November 10, the national inventory level is 3,450 billion cubic feet.

(Source: Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report, Energy Information Administration)

Additional Information

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This report was updated on November 16, 2006. Typically, there is one week between updates.