OPIS Blog

A closer look at key topics in the spot, rack and retail markets of the downstream petroleum industry.

Jessica Nesterak

Jessica is a senior energy market reporter with over 15 years experience covering spot markets, refinery news and the downstream energy sector for OPIS.
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Recent Posts

Gasoline, Spot Market, Rack Market

Gasoline Price Volatility and the Spring RVP Transition

Spring has sprung – Nor’easters blanketing a huge swath of the United States in snow notwithstanding – but the gasoline

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Gasoline, Spot Market, Distillates

How OPIS Covers Chicago Spot Fuel Prices

The Chicago spot fuel market is complex, with gasoline, diesel, jet fuel and kerosene sourced via several pipelines. 

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Diesel, Gasoline, Renewables, Rack Market

7 Things You Don't Know About Your Wholesale Fuel Rack Report

If you are reading this, chances are good that you have recently starting subscribing to one of our rack services or are

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Convenience Stores, Retail Market

5 Essential Tips for Petroleum Marketers in 2018

The year to come stands to be one of dynamic growth for U.S.  petroleum marketers, while also holding some key challenges

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Diesel, Gasoline, Spot Market

Sneak Peek: 2018 Gasoline and Diesel Prices by Market

The year 2017 saw gasoline and diesel prices shaped by ever-volatile underlying oil prices, supply-and-demand-crippling

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Convenience Stores, Spot Market, Rack Market, Retail Market

Top 10 Downstream Oil Industry Stories of 2017

The past year brimmed with breaking news and analysis in the downstream oil industry.

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