Production

As of November 9, 2007

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 87.7% capacity.

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,130 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 3.6% from last week.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 822 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 2.7% from last week.

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 51 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 7.3% from last week.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 54 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 20% from last week.

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

Propane: Midwest production is 184 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 8% from last week.

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

Supply

As of November 9, 2007

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 47.1 million barrels—0.4% less than last week's inventory level and 1.3% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is below the normal range. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of November 9, the national stock level is 195 million barrels.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 19.5 million barrels—5.3% less than last week's inventory level and 0.5% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is at the upper boundary of the normal range.

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 5.6 million barrels—1.8% more than last week's inventory level and 2.7% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is at the upper boundary of the normal range.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 2.5 million barrels—3.9% less than last week's inventory level but no change from last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is at the upper boundary of the normal range.

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

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 23.1 million barrels—0.4% more than last week's inventory level but 1.3% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is in the normal range. As of November 9, the national inventory level is 61.6 million barrels.

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

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 2,002 billion cubic feet—0.7% less than last week but 92 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending November 9, the national inventory level is 3,536 billion cubic feet.

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

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This report was updated on November 16, 2007. Typically, there is one week between updates.