High oil, gas prices distorting propane market

01/01/2001
US propane price and distribution problems have been caused by extended cold temperatures and high oil and gas prices, says the US National Propane Gas Association.This consensus emerged from a teleconference last month on winter supply issues among NPGA members-a first for the propane industry, the association said.More than 160 people participated in the Dec. 12 event.NGL curtailmentsThe association said speakers complained that the jump in natural gas prices may curtail NGL production, because it's not economic now for producers to recover propane from the natural gas stream. They also said many refineries are burning their propane as a fuel instead of selling it in the marketplace...
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