gasoline

Government, Business, Fuel

Consumer Prices Up 0.4% in October; Gasoline Prices Surge

gas pump Gene J. Puskar/AP

WASHINGTON — Surging gasoline prices caused U.S. consumer prices to rise last month at the fastest pace since March.

Paul Wiseman | Associated Press
November 13, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel, Logistics

US Exporters Rely on Trucks to Meet Mexico’s Fuel Demand

Tank truck A tank truck carrying gasoline. (Christina Mendenhall/Bloomberg News)

U.S. exporters are increasingly relying on trucks to get fuel into Mexico as the country’s gasoline production sags and infrastructure constraints limit shipments from one coast to the other.

September 17, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Drops by 1¢ to $3.034 a Gallon

Driver with diesel pump in hand Diesel costs 19.2 cents less than it did at this time in 2018. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped by 1 cent to $3.034 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported July 29.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
July 29, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Price Average Dips 0.1¢ to $3.042 a Gallon

Diesel fuel gauge Diesel costs 19.4 cents less than it did a year ago when it was $2.848, DOE said. (Getty Images)

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 0.1 cent to $3.042 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported July 1. Crude oil prices remained near $58 a barrel after touching $60 earlier in the day.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
July 1, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

US Gasoline Traders Would Rather Export Than Ship to New York

Man pumping gas Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

The busiest U.S. fuel pipeline is running below capacity, as Gulf Coast refiners get fatter margins exporting to Latin America than shipping to New York.

Jeffrey Bair | Bloomberg News
May 16, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Price Unchanged; US Average Now Less Than a Year Ago

Diesel tanker Matthew Staver/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel was unchanged the week of Jan. 28 at $2.965 a gallon and now is about 10 cents a gallon cheaper than it was a year ago, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

January 28, 2019
Business, Fuel

Gasoline for Less Than $2 Available in 20 States After Oil’s Drop

Map showing states where gas can be found for less than $2 a gallon Bloomberg News

Gasoline prices below $2 a gallon can now be found in at least one gas station in 20 U.S. states, as the effects of the bear market in crude oil trickle down to motorists.

Ryan Collins | Bloomberg News
November 28, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

US Retail Sales Rose at 0.5% Annual Rate in July

Citi Trends manager Crystal Bowman counts a customer's school clothes and uniforms in Jackson, Miss. ( Citi Trends manager Crystal Bowman counts a customer's school clothes and uniforms in Jackson, Miss. (Rogelio V. Solis/AP)

WASHINGTON — Americans shopped at a healthy pace in July, buying more cars, clothes and appliances, evidence that confident consumers are helping drive robust economic growth.

Christopher Rugaber | Associated Press
August 15, 2018
Business, Fuel

Diesel Rises for 9th Straight Week, Up 3.8¢ to $3.277

Associated Press

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fuel rose 3.8 cents last week to $3.277 a gallon, making it the ninth straight week that the price of trucking’s main fuel has gone up, according to the weekly report from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration on May 21.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
May 21, 2018
Business, Fuel

Higher Gas Prices Push US Consumer Comfort to Seven-Week Low

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Rising prices at the gas pump helped drive U.S. household sentiment to a seven-week low at the end of April, the Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index showed May 3.

Vince Golle | Bloomberg News
May 3, 2018

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