TRENDS IN REFINERY CAPACITY AND UTILIZATION-PETROLEUM REFINERIES IN THE UNITED STATES-FOREIGN REFINERY EXPORTING CENTERS. AN INTERIM UPDATE FOR U.S. PORTION ONLY
Reasons for the increase in crude oil imports are discussed, such as the two-tier crude pricing system and the entitlements program. The decrease in imports of petroleum products are due to the economic situation, decreased demand, lack of Government policy, changes in oil import policies, rapid inflation, and soaring refinery costs. The report contains numerous tables which illustrate these trends.
- See also annual Rept. dated June 75, PB-244 093.
Federal Energy AdministrationOffice of Energy Resource Development
Washington, DC United States 20461
- Peer, E
- Publication Date: 1975-12
- Pagination: 22 p.
- TRT Terms: Costs; Fuels; Imports; Oils; Supply; Trade; Trend (Statistics)
- Uncontrolled Terms: Fuel availability; Fuel costs
- Old TRIS Terms: Oil imports
- Subject Areas: Energy; Finance; Marine Transportation;
- Accession Number: 00136240
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: FEA/G-75/710
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Jul 13 1976 12:00AM