OPIS Blog

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

Gasoline, Spot Market

Summer Gasoline Prices Potentially Bullish

It may be the middle of the winter season, but some U.S. gasoline traders are already looking ahead to summer. And they

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Spot Market, Carbon

Cap and Trade History For Fuel Markets

Leaders across the globe are racing to enact a greenhouse-gas reduction scheme that dates back to when the price of

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Spot Market

Ten 2018 Oil Market Trends You Can't Ignore

2018 is on track to assist U.S. motorists in some overall cost savings, though the numbers remain staggering by anyone's

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NGL & LPG, Spot Market

Inside the 2017 Rally: Mont Belvieu Propane & Its Global LPG Reach 

It would be a gross understatement to say that shale has changed everything.

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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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