Index for refinery fuels [82,341 bytes]
Itemized refining cost indexes [198,860 bytes]
Itemized refining cost indexes
Refinery fuels costs have endured a steady incline since 1995, except for a period in 1995 and 1997. As shown in the accompanying table, most of the PADD residual fuels' increases in cost occurred in 1996 for all of the five PADD districts. PADD 4 remained the same overall, while PADD 1 incurred the highest increase in price over the period.
The cost for natural gas for refinery usage increased dramatically during the 3-year study. These conclusions are based on costs of an average refinery fuel ...