The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States rose by 8 cents in the last 3 weeks - on AMarkets materials.
The price for the most common type of gasoline rose to about $ 2.10 per gallon versus the $ 2.02 per gallon of 18 March. The latest price - with a maximum of 4 December. Since February 19, the price increased by 33 cents. This increase in gasoline prices is not related to oil price movements. The main driver of growth - a seasonal increase in demand against a background of good weather and greater car use.
Now, many refiners are busy preparing for the production of more expensive summer gasoline with the characteristics that contribute to the release of certain substances into the atmosphere, leading to smog.Summer gasoline must make before 1 May. Lowest price of gasoline recorded in Tulsa, Oklahoma - $ 1.67 per gallon. Highest - Los Angeles - $ 2.80.