U.S. Petroleum Weekly – October 28, 2010

(For The Week Ending October 22, 2010)

Crude oil stocks rose 5.0 million barrels; Gasoline stocks were down 4.4 million barrels; Distillate stocks were down 1.6 million barrels; Propane/propylene stocks rose 0.7 million barrels; Other oils stocks rose 0.5 million barrels; Total crude oil and petroleum stocks were 0.6 million barrels higher than the week before.

Refinery utilization rose 1.2% to 83.7%.

Implied crude oil demand rose 0.2 million barrels to 14.2 million barrels.

Crude oil and petroleum product net imports rose 1.1 million barrels to 10.0 million barrels.

Demand unchanged, refiners disciplined in cutting capacity, stockpiles high.

Chart 1. Crude Oil Futures

Chart 2. Crude Oil Futures Curve

Chart 3. Weekly Change in U.S. Crude Oil and Distillates Stocks

Chart 4. Crude Oil, Gasoline and Distillate Fuel Implied Demand

Chart 5. Crude Oil Implied Demand Seasonality

Chart 6. U.S. Total Crude Oil, Gasoline and Distillate Ending Stocks

Chart 7. DOE Motor Gasoline Total Inventory Seasonality

Chart 8. DOE Distillate Fuel Oil Total Inventory Seasonality

Chart 9. U.S. Refinery Capacity, Inputs, and Production

Chart 10. Weekly U.S. Total Crude Oil and Petroleum Products Imports and Exports

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