OPIS Blog

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

Diesel, Gasoline, Rack Market

8 Insider Tips for Writing Better Fuel Bids

Fuel is a must-have for end users like municipalities and school districts. But, procurement is not straightforward.

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Diesel, Gasoline, Rack Market

The Lowdown on Typical Payment Terms in Your Fuel Report

OPIS wholesale rack reports were created to provide a font of information about the markets from which you purchase fuel.

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Diesel, Gasoline, Rack Market

How To Read Your Wholesale Rack Report

Your wholesale rack report is an invaluable tool to help you make sure you are not being overcharged by your supplier.

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Rack Market

Pricing 101 Part 3: Wholesale Rack Fuel Pricing Essentials

Once fuel leaves the refinery gate, the next step in the price chain is the wholesale rack.

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Futures, Oil Market Basics, Spot Market, Rack Market

Pricing 101 Part 1: Your Basic Guide to Pricing Gasoline and Diesel

Buying refined products, renewables and LPG is confusing even for seasoned pros. We're here to help.

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