MOTOR GASOLINE STOCKS

MOTOR GASOLINE STOCKS

U.S. Motor Gasoline Energy Stocks (weekly data, not seasonally adjusted)

U.S. Motor Gasoline Energy Stocks (weekly data, not seasonally adjusted). If you are a user with a disability and cannot view this image, please call 800-853-1351 or email answers@bts.gov for further assistance.

Motor gasoline supply and consumption are balanced through changes in motor gasoline stocks. Motor gasoline stocks in the United States, average about 200 billion barrels. The recent high of motor gasoline stocks was in the week of June 29 of this year, when the system prepared to meet higher demand in the summer. Since then the stocks have decreased. However, in the end of November motor gasoline stocks had increased to 212 billion barrels, the highest since the peak of June 29. In the beginning of December, motor gasoline stocks had decreased to 211 billion barrels.

Motor Gasoline Stocks (thousands of barrels) 30-Nov-01 7-Dec-01
Stocks 212,099 211,201
Percent change from previous week    2.12   -0.42

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration, Weekly Petroleum Status Report, December 2001, Available at: http://www.eia.doe.gov/oil_gas/petroleum/info_glance/gasoline.html