Average retail gasoline prices in the Bradenton-Sarasota fell 2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.37 a gallon to start the week, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 308 area gas outlets.
The nation’s markets that have seen the largest price decreases week-over-week are: IN (13 cents), OH (12 cents), MI (11 cents), Kentucky (7 cents) and IL (6 cents). “That will certainly keep prices a bit higher at the pumps this summer than past year”. That’s down about 10 cents from one week ago, where the average was $2.35 a gallon. Prices also dropped 2 cents in Florida, but only 1 cent in Tennessee. The overall nationwide price of a gallon of gas is $2.33.”In the short term, oil prices are moving up and down based on OPEC production cuts and corresponding increased drilling in the US”, said Mary Maguire, director of public and legislative affairs for AAA Northeast. This compares with the national average, which has fallen 2.5 cents in the last week to $2.34.
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$1.68/g in 2016, $1.78/g in 2015, $2.97/g in 2014, $3.00/g in 2013 and $3.07/g in 2012.The average at the pump on Tuesday was $2.372.”Last week, the OPEC secretary-general made a statement that he is confident that the cartel can keep their production-cut agreement as determined last November”, AAA said.