DAILY PETROLEUM PRICES

DAILY PETROLEUM PRICES

Monday Dec. 6, 1993

Prevailing sellers' posted prices at the close of business, representing the lowest and highest prices quoted except for individual distress sales. Unless indicated otherwise, prices are for tank car, f.o.b. refiners and tanker terminals, ex taxes. Kerosene No. 2 fuel oil and diesel prices are given in cents per gallon; prices for Nos. 4 and 6 Fuel oil given in dollars per barrel. Ship bunkers given in dollars per metric ton.

FUEL OIL_EAST

High Sulfur Low Sulfur

Kerosene No. 2 Oil Die sel Die sel

N.Y. barge resel __ - __ 48.00- 54.75 __ -__ 57.50- 59.75

*Outer Harbor __ - __ 47.50- __ __ -__ __ - __

N.Y. barge con. __ - __ 55.35- 55.75 __ -__ 58.50- __

N.Y. tank car resel p53.75- 65.25 p47.05- 59.75 51.00-__ p48.05- 62.50

N.Y. tank car con. 65.00- __ p50.80- 61.25 __ -__ 59.00- 66.75

No. 4 Oil No. 4 Oil No. 6 Oil

0.3 % 1 % Regu lar

N.Y. barge resel 24.92- 25.15 23.50- __ __ __

N.Y. barge con. 25.05- 25.25 __ - __ __ __

N.Y. tank car resel 20.00- 25.55 __ - __ 13.15- __

N.Y. tank car con. 20.10- 26.13 24.00- __ 13.25- __

No. 6 Oil No. 6 Oil No. 6 Oil

1 % 0.5 % 0.3 %

N.Y. barge resel 17.25- __ __ - __ 21.37- 22.05

N.Y. barge con. 17.50- __ __ - __ 17.47- 22.10

N.Y. tank car resel 15.25- __ __ - __ 17.40- 22.50

N.Y. tank car con. 15.35- 18.75 __ - __ 17.50- 22.79

Other Terminal Points

Reseller Tank Car Prices Unless Otherwise Noted

High Sulfur Low Sulfur

Kero sene No. 2 Oil Die sel Die sel

Albany p55.45- 60.00 p47.35- 51.50 p47.50- 52.50 p48.75- 53.50p

Allentown __ - __ 46.95- __ 46.95- __ p47.80- __

Baltimore p54.05- 56.70p p45.90- 49.15p p45.90- 47.30p p48.20- 51.30p

Boston p53.60- 74.50 p47.40- 62.00 p47.40- 55.30 p48.85- 67.00

Bridgeport 63.00- __ 53.00- __ __ - __ 57.00- __

Buffalo 60.50- 61.00 49.70- 51.50 49.70- 51.50 51.80- 55.50

Charleston,SC p54.70- 58.50p p52.00- __ __ - __ p48.70- 53.40p

New Haven p58.20- 82.00 p46.85- 69.00 47.90- 48.60p p50.07- 74.00

Newark 56.00- __ p46.45- 49.75p p46.45- 47.10p p47.65- 51.45p

Norfolk p58.60- __ p46.30- 49.00p p46.55- __ p47.65- 51.25p

Philadelphia p53.25- 62.25 p45.75- 56.15 p47.00- 58.15 p47.25- 59.25t

Portland p56.15- 77.00 p46.45- 62.00 46.95- 48.70p p47.45- 67.00

Providence 63.00- 77.00 p46.60- 62.00 p47.20- 60.00 p47.85- 67.00

Reading __ - __ 46.95- 47.55p 46.95- 47.55p p47.80- 48.95p

Scranton __ - __ 48.50- __ p48.30- __ p49.85- __

Springfield __ - __ 50.25- __ __ - __ p52.10- 53.60

Syracuse p58.00- 62.50 p48.90- 54.00 p48.90- 55.00 52.00- 56.00

Utica p56.40- __ p48.40- 49.70 p48.35- 49.70 p50.40- 51.20p

Wilmington,NC p57.65- __ p50.10- __ __ - __ p48.55- 51.45p

Wilmington,De __ - __ p46.75- __ __ - __ p49.00- __

No. 4 Oil No. 4 Oil No. 4 Oil

1.5 % Reg. 0.3 %

Albany resel 17.85 - 22.70 17.85 - 22.70 __ - __

Albany con c17.95 - 22.85c c17.95 - 22.85c __ - __

Newark __ - __ __ - __ c20.55- 25.25c

Philadelphia __ - __ __ - __ c20.10- 21.50c

Portland __ - __ __ - __ kc21.50- __

No 4 Oil No. 4 Oil No. 6 Oil

0.5 % 1 % Reg.

Baltimore __ - __ c18.40- 20.50c c13.65- __

Boston c21.50- 24.50c c20.50- 23.75c __ - __

Bridgeport c24.50- __ c21.50- __ __ - __

Buffalo __ - __ c18.27- __ ec19.11- __

Charleston, SC __ - __ yc18.40- __ c13.50- __

Jacksonville __ - __ yc18.65- __ c13.50- __

New Haven c24.50- __ c18.35- 21.50c __ - __

Norfolk __ - __ yc19.80- 23.50yc __ - __

Philadelphia c19.50- 20.80c c18.40- 20.20c c13.00- 14.00c

Providence __ - __ c20.50- 24.50c __ - __

Wilmington, NC __ - __ c18.40- 23.50cy __ - __

No. 6 Oil No. 6 Oil No. 6 Oil

1.5 % 2.0 % 2%-2 .2%

Albany resel 15.20 - 16.15 14.00 - 14.70 13.85- 14.55

Albany con c15.30 - 16.30c c14.10 - 14.85c c13.95- 14.70c

Boston c16.00 - 18.50c c15.50 - __ __ - __

Portsmouth, NH c16.00 - 18.00c c16.00 - __ __ - __

No. 6 Oil No. 6 Oil No. 6 Oil

1 % 0.5 % 2%-2 .5%

Baltimore c15.80- 17.75c __ - __ ck13.70- 16.25ck

Boston c17.25- 20.50c c18.25- 21.00c xc15.00- 16.75cx

Bridgeport c17.90- __ c26.20- __ - __ - __

Buffalo bc21.21- __ __ - __ __ - __

Charleston, SC __ - __ __ - __ hc13.60- __

New Haven c15.85- 17.90c c26.20- __ __ - __

Newark __ - __ __ - __ gc18.40- 22.25cg

Norfolk __ - __ ch13.90- 15.00ch c14.80- 15.05c

Philadelphia c15.00- 16.55c c16.65- 19.95c gc20.95- __

Portland __ - __ __ - __ kc16.00- 17.00ck

Providence c17.25- 20.50c __ - __ __ - __

Wilmington NC __ - __ hc13.60- 16.50ch __ - __

Diesel fuel prices are for Grade No. 2 diesel fuel with storage delivery and pricing schedule separate from No. 2 heating oil.

) Note: State Gross Receipt tax not included in New Jersey or Connecticut.

*) Tremley Point.

t) Eff. Dec. 3. p) Eff. Dec. 4.

KEY: c) Consumer price. v) 2.5% sulfur max. n) 2.4% sulfur max. x) 2.2% sulfur max. h) 2.1% sulfur max. k) 2.0% sulfur max. y) 1.7% sulfur max. e) 1.5% sulfur max. b) 1.1% sulfur max. g) 0.3% sulfur max.

BUNKER "C" SHIPS FUEL is 64.00 at New York.

PROPANE - Selkirk, New York - 37.65 eff. Nov. 30.

U. S. GULF COAST - CARGO PRICES

Houston - New Orleans

Bunker ______________ No. 6 ______________

C 0.3% 0.5% 0.7% 1.0% 2.0% 2.1% 2.2% 2.5% 3.0%

Phibro Energy,

Inc. j16.25 __ __ j19.75 j18.25 __ __ __ __ j15.25

j) Eff. July 21. Prices are estimated not posted.

FUEL OIL_MIDWEST

Prevailing sellers' posted prices at the close of business, representing the lowest and highest prices quoted except for individual distress sales. Unless indicated otherwise prices are quoted reseller basis at the rack f.o.b. refiners and tanker terminals, ex taxes. Consumer prices are for truck transport quantities. All prices are given in cents per gallon.

Reseller Rack Prices Unless Otherwise Noted

High-Sul. Low-Sul.

Kerosene No. 2 Oil Diesel Diesel

Chicago 58.80- __ 45.55- __ 45.55- __ 48.45- 48.50

Cleveland __ - __ 46.25- __ 46.25- __ 49.10- __

Detroit 60.80- __ 44.90- 46.10 44.90- 46.10 47.45- 48.65

Indianapolis 57.95- __ 44.55- 45.60 44.55- 45.60 48.50- 50.10

Milwaukee 57.50- 58.85 45.25- 52.80 45.25- 52.80 49.15- 51.50

St. Louis 55.95- __ 46.60- 48.95 46.60- 48.95 48.45- 49.05

No. 4 Oil No. 5 Oil No. 6 Oil

1 % 1 % 1 %

Chicago c55.00- __ c50.00- __ c42.00- __

St. Louis c55.00- __ c50.00- __ c42.00- __

Key: c) Consumer price.

POSTED TANK WAGON DELIVERY_FUEL OIL

Cents Per Gallon

N.Y. City Westc hester Nas sau New ark(a)

No. 6 (0.3% s) 71.40- 71.50 71.40 __ __ __ 49.00- 54.95

No. 4 (0.3% s.) 80.75- 88.90 88.90 __ __ __ 51.00- 62.75

No. 2 109.90- 119.90 108.90- 112.90 109.90- 115.90 99.00- 100.00

Diesel __ __ __ __ __ __ 114.90- __

Kerosene 250.00- __ __ __ __ __ 109.90- __

(a) Greater Newark Metropolitan area, including Northern New Jersey.

BUCKLEY OIL CO.

BUCKLEY OIL CO. reseller tank cars at Bridgeport, Conn.; No. 2. s.5300; Low-Sulfur Diesel s.5700; Diesel No. 1. s.6300; No. 4-1.0% S., f19.80 a barrel; No. 4-0.3% S., f24.10 a barrel; No. 6-1% S., f18.80 a barrel. f) Eff. Nov. 16. s) Eff. Dec. 2.

BP OIL CO.

Reseller Tank Car Prices

Low-Sul.

Kero. No. 2 Oil Diesel Diesel

Allentown, Pa. __ j46.95 j46.95 s47.80

Baltimore, Md. s54.05 s47.30 s47.30 s48.55

Boston, Ma. s55.45 s48.35 __ s50.45

New Haven __ __ __ s50.25

Newark, N.J. __ __ __ s49.15

Philadelphia, Pa. __ __ __ s48.45

Portland, Me. s56.15 s48.50 s48.50 s51.15

Providence, Rd. __ s50.15 s50.15 s51.60

Reading, Pa. __ j46.95 j46.95 s47.80

j) Eff. Dec. 3. s) Eff. Dec. 4.

BP OIL CO. Consumer tank car prices. Philadelphia; No. 6 1.0% S., j$15.00; No. 6 2.0% S., j$14.25; No. 6 0.5% S., j$16.65; Consumer tank car prices for New York No. 4 0.3% S., j$20.55. New York No. 6 0.3% S., j$18.40. j) Eff. Dec. 3.

TEXACO

Reseller Tank Car Prices

Low-Sul.

Kero. No. 2 Oil Diesel

N.Y. T C R s53.75 s47.05 s48.05

Albany, N.Y. __ s47.75 s48.75

Boston, Ma. s53.60 s47.90 s48.85

Portland, Me. __ s46.45 s47.45

Providence, Rd. __ s46.60 s47.85

s) Eff. Dec. 4.

PETROLEOS de VENEZUELA

Petroleos de Venezuela's posted cargo prices, f.o.b. Venezuela. Light product prices are given in cents per gallon, residual fuels and crude oils are in dollars per barrel.

Residual Fuel Oil, No. 6 Oil Light Products

0.3% sulfur p15.90 Leaded Gasoline j49.00

0.5% sulfur j15.58 Unl. Gasoline-Prem. j52.00

1.0% sulfur j14.78 Unl. Gasoline-Reg. j48.00

1.5% sulfur j13.55 Naphtha, whole j44.50

2.0% sulfur j12.32 Kerosene, general purpose t56.00

2.1% sulfur j12.08 Jet fuel JPIA t58.00

2.2% sulfur s11.83 No. 2 oil 0.2% S 29-39 SSU* j51.50

2.4% sulfur s11.49 No. 2 oil 0.5% S.29-39 SSU* j51.00

2.5% sulfur s11.32 No. 2 oil 1.0% S.29-39 SSU* j50.50

2.8% sulfur s10.81

Crude Oil

Tia-Juana light crude, 31-degree API j15.97

BCF, 17-degree API j12.25

Bachaquero, 13-degree API j11.30

*Saybolt Seconds Universal. p) Eff. July 2. s) Eff. July 24. t) Eff. Oct. 1. j) Eff. Oct. 21.

N.Y. HARBOR CARGO PRICES_FUEL OIL

Contract cargo prices established by major suppliers

No.2 ______________ No. 6 ______________

oil 0.3% 0.5% 0.7% 1.0% 1.5% 2.0% 2.2% 2.5% 2.8%

Castle g.5525 d24.00 __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

Coastal v.5150 k21.00 k20.00 k20.50 k19.00 k18.75 k18.50 k18.25 k18.00 k17.50

Global __ t24.75 t24.50 t23.50 t23.00 t21.00 y18.50 y18.25 y18.00 y17.00

Hess __ a21.00 a20.00 __ a19.00 __ __ __ a17.00 __

MG Ref & Mkt

__ j23.50 j23.25 j23.00 j22.00 j21.00 b20.00 __ b19.00 __

N. East __ r22.75 r22.00 r21.50 r20.75 __ r18.75 r18.25 r17.75 __

Phibro Energy

__ n24.50 __ n23.50 n22.50 n20.50 n18.50 __ __ __

Transworld

__ x23.00 x22.75 x22.50 x21.50 x20.50 x19.25 __ x18.00 __

n) Eff. Oct. 16. b) Eff. Nov. 5. t) Eff. May 28. j) Eff. July 2. s) Eff. July 8. y) Eff. Aug. 17. d) Eff. Oct. 1. p) Eff. Oct. 4. r) Eff. Oct. 6. x) Eff. Oct. 14. a) Eff. Oct. 21. e) Eff. Oct. 26. g) Eff. Oct. 27. k) Eff. Nov. 1. v) Eff. Nov. 30.

Prices are estimated not posted.