Production

As of April 10, 2009

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 80.4% capacity.

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,081 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 2.7% from last week.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 796 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 1.7% from last week.

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 85 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 1.2% from last week.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 26 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 7.1% from last week.

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

Propane: Midwest production is 235 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 0.4% from last week.

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

Supply

As of April 10, 2009

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 53.1 million barrels—0.4% less than last week's inventory level but 3.1% more than last month's level. This week's inventory level is above the normal range. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of April 10, the national stock level is 216.5 million barrels.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 27.6 million barrels—1.1% more than last week's inventory level but 2.1% less 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—11.4% more than last week's inventory level but no change from 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 2.2 million barrels—no change from last week's inventory level and no change from 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 13.6 million barrels—2.9% less than last week's inventory levels but 3% more than last month's level. This week's inventory level is above the normal range. As of April 10, the national inventory level is 40.8 million barrels.

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

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 651 billion cubic feet—0.6% more than last week and 17 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending April 10, the national inventory level is 1,695 billion cubic feet.

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

This report was updated on April 16, 2009. Typically, there is one week between updates.