Fuels Analysis

Fuels analysis from industry experts

Or, does OPEC even matter anymore?

GAITHERSBURG, Md. -- With Labor Day approaching, gasoline prices have suddenly perked up. Many Americans preparing to hit the road for the last summer holiday will likely be quick to react to the jump, quipping how the rise is election-related or due to the holiday. The jump is no conspiracy,...

Retailers’ margin loss doesn’t

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- The nation’s gasoline retailers have been losing margin for seven weeks. Margin sits at barely more than one thin dime on Aug. 19, according to the most recent Lundberg Survey of approximately 2,500 U.S. gas stations. The U.S. average retail price of regular-grade gasoline,...

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New coalition pushes to move obligation further downstream
How to maintain fuel margin and in-store transactions while driving traffic .

New efficiency, emissions standards would cut consumption up to 20%

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Despite falling gasoline prices, pessimism abounds
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Margin down 26 cents in a month