Production

As of June 20, 2008

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 88.6% capacity.

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,387 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 0.08% from last week.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 933 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 3% from last week.

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 97 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 67% from last week.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 37 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 42% from last week.

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

Propane: Midwest production is 220 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 2.8% from last week.

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

Supply

As of June 20, 2008

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 49.9 million barrels—2.9% less than last week's inventory level but 1.2% more 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 June 20, the national stock level is 208.8 million barrels.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 24.6 million barrels—1.7% more than last week's inventory level and 9.3% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is above the normal range.

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 3.9 million barrels—4.9% less than last week's inventory level and 7.1% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is above the normal range.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 2.6 million barrels—10.3% less than last week's inventory level but 8.3% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is above the normal range.

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

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 16.5 million barrels—5.8% more than last week's inventory levels and 9.3% more than last month's level. This week's inventory level is in the normal range. As of June 20, the national inventory level is 39.7 million barrels.

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

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,059 billion cubic feet—6.2% more than last week but 26 billion cubic feet below the five-year average. For the week ending June 20, the national inventory level is 2,033 billion cubic feet.

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

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This report was updated on June 26, 2008. Typically, there is one week between updates.