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EIA data shows massive build in gasoline, distillate inventories

GasBuddy Blog -- The Energy Information Administration released its weekly report on the status of petroleum inventories in the United States today.

Here are some highlights:

CRUDE INVENTORIES:
Crude oil inventories increased by 1.3 million barrels to a total of 361.3 million barrels. At 361.3 million barrels, inventories are 26.6 million barrels above last year (8%) and are above the upper limit of the average range.

GASOLINE INVENTORIES:
Gasoline inventories increased by 7.4 million barrels to 233.1 million barrels. At 233.1 million barrels, inventories are up 9.3 million barrels, or 4.1% higher than last year. Here's how individual regions and their gasoline inventory fared last week: East Coast (+0.9mb); Midwest...


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Submitted Jan 09, 2013 By: PD
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 6:56:59 AM

Lugi: that's b/c Pig Oil CAN raise prices and no one can do a thing about it.
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Lugi1967
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 9:27:18 AM

And yet the price of gas spiked up 40 cents this week??
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 7:02:21 AM

yawn.
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DeeLA
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 1:22:06 PM

Old News.
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Tiernan2012
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 1:10:57 PM

But, here in California, the lowest prices at the pump are nudging upwards while the highs are slowly coming down, making the average relatively stable, for now, with slight rises and dips in the overall daily average. So, an increase in supply only keeps the average stable, at best?
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HailstormCA
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 1:01:31 PM

And why are prices still going up>?
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hatterasjack
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:58:10 PM

So why aren't pump prices falling off?
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bridgerunner
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:50:51 PM

There has to be an underlying reason for this.
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DrLyon
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:49:24 PM

So lower the pump prices...
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mhadden
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:49:18 PM

The laws of supply and demand indicate that fuel costs should go down. But we all know they won't (if anything, they'll go up!)
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briinnc
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:44:08 PM

Again?
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ntass1
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:41:56 PM

prices steady here for now.
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chillyman3
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:41:38 PM

old news
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garyr86
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:41:38 PM

Doesn't really mean a lot to me.
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milespergallon
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:41:02 PM

Yesterday
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macike
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:40:32 PM

We need sources of new oil
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zaq001
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:39:01 PM

Good! Now, let's see prices at the pump drop.
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tick1946
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:38:23 PM

Prices up twenty cents from yesterday.
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radiorumor
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:37:54 PM

So when do the lower prices hit the pump? It's up .08 cents since Monday around here.
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:32:10 PM

People can't afford to drive much anymore.
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cricket48750
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:30:00 PM

Unfortunately inventory levels do not affect prices unless it works in the right direction.
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:27:56 PM

Along with increases at the pump.
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Edpap
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:26:17 PM

Because over half of America is still broke...they should have voted for Romney instead of handouts from Odumbash.
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kpacey
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:25:49 PM

Hopefully that means prices will be coming down
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:23:00 PM

LOWER THE PRICE..... HELP THE ECONOMY
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:21:10 PM

YEP!!!!!
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:20:55 PM

Gas storage up and selling less, export more to other countries and keep our prices up. Whoes side are they on???
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:19:49 PM

old news.
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:17:53 PM

Prices are dropping.
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:16:53 PM

I'm certain Romney's Republican speculator buddies will make certain retail prices won't drop.
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:08:31 PM

so prices should drop!
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checkitnow
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:08:23 PM

pump prices have risen almost 30cents around here...
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NorthglennBill
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:06:39 PM

Price of gasoline continues to fall in this area. Great news!
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:05:12 PM

But will we see it at the pump?
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:03:52 PM

whatever
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:03:33 PM

Rationing soon. You watch
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:02:42 PM

Prices rising here!
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:02:13 PM

Not going down in my home town.
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 12:01:50 PM

hopefully prices come down.
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boatcrazyinme
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:59:05 AM

same @#$%Z diffrence day!
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:57:15 AM

$3.59 per gallon in my area.
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:56:42 AM

still steady here
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:56:31 AM

old post.
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greenfog
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:56:15 AM

prices went up 20 cents here yesterday. of course gas inventories have increased, people are out of work and with the limited income they have they can buy gas or heat their home.
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paulweb
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:56:15 AM

Prices jumped 20 cents in east-central OH.
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Toppers
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:51:49 AM

Prices rocketed after Christmas but have stabilized the past week in ATL
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uglytom
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:50:24 AM

Nevertheless, gas prices jumping up here like a kangaroo would!
Could speculators be controlling the prices?
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91Hilux
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:50:22 AM

Doesn't matter, prices are still creeping up in CT.

This is direct price gouging and supply manipulation by Big Oil.
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HEBster
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:49:06 AM

& prices have stabilized in KY
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EVBuddy
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Message Posted: Jan 10, 2013 11:48:04 AM

Small change not massive
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