Fuels Analysis

Fuels analysis from industry experts

New Fuels Institute guide explains the complex, sensitive liquid-fuels market

Pump price up, but overall 2016 showed a big drop

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- The U.S. average retail price of regular-grade gasoline rose 5.83 cents per gallon (CPG) during the past two weeks to $2.2580, according to the most recent Lundberg Survey of approximately 2,500 U.S. gas stations. It came in large part from the oil market’s response to the...

The demand math adds up for higher crude prices, regardless of OPEC’s moves: Petrowski

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- World petroleum consumption is now above 98 million barrels per day (bpd), up 5 million bpd from the year prior. The Asia Pacific region leads in consumption, with China at 12 to 14 million bpd, and Japan, India and South Korea ranging from 9 to 12 million bpd. Despite the...

DeHaan on why this remarkable growth could signal market movements
Regardless of the president, the status quo is unsustainable for transportation fuels

The biggest fuel stories of the year, from record-breaking demand to RINsanity

Gulf Oil’s Petrowski on the qualities that make the ExxonMobil CEO an ideal pick

Highlights on loyalty, RINs and margins from Casey's latest earnings call 

The top five attributes of an excellent commercial fuel supplier

Retailers get slammed by cutback agreement .