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

    Gasoline, Spot Market, Rack Market, Retail Market

    Behind the California Retail Gas Price Spike: The Price Influence Chain in Action

    Average retail gas prices in California have skyrocketed this spring, underscoring how the spot fuel market closely

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    Gasoline, Spot Market, Rack Market

    Gasoline Price Volatility and the 2019 RVP Season

    It's almost spring (never mind that snow!),  but the gasoline market is already thinking summer.

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    Natural Gas, Spot Market

    Natural Gas Markets 101: How History Shaped Today's Infrastructure

    Did you know that at one time, the natural gas industry was under monopolistic control? Let’s take a look back at how it

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    Spot Market, Petrochemical

    U.S. Ethylene Prices in Q1 2019: Less-Than-Happy New Year

    As yet, the year 2019 has not provided much in the way of a Happy New Year for ethylene sellers. There are more than a

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    Natural Gas, Spot Market

    Natural Gas Prices in 2019: A Regional Outlook

    U.S. natural gas prices could very well be looking at a volatile year in 2019.

    While U.S. dry gas production is soaring,

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    Spot Market, Petrochemical

    Petrochemicals 101: The In's & Out's of the 'Enes

    The building blocks of the petrochemical world often take a back seat to the stars of the energy and manufacturing world.

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