SPOT PRODUCT PRICES

SPOT PRODUCT PRICES

April 3, 1998

U.S. spot oil product price indications, sellers range, in cents per gallon, f.o.b., ex. barge. Prices for Crude Oil and No. 6 Fuel Oil given in dollars per barrel. These prices are midday quotes compared with the previous day's close of business. Compiled by Knight-Ridder Financial.

NY HARBOR PREVIOUS

No. 2 Heating Oil 43.80-44.05 43.15-43.25

Low-Sul. Diesel 45.50-45.75 44.45-44.70

Jet Fuel 44.90-45.05 44.45-44.70

Low-Sul. Kerosene 45.60-45.85 44.80-45.05

Unl. Gas (87 oct.) 47.00-47.25 46.45-46.70

Unl.Gas (RFG) 49.25-49.50 48.70-48.95

Prem. Unl. (93 oct.) 51.90-52.05 51.20-51.70

Prem. Unl. (93 RFG) 53.75-54.00 53.20-53.45

No. 6 Oil (0.3/LP) barge

(Dollars per barrel) 15.75-16.00 15.75-16.00

U.S. GULF COAST

No. 2 Heating Oil 41.50-41.75 40.35-40.50

Low-Sul.Diesel 42.40-42.65 41.60-41.85

Jet Fuel 42.50-42.75 41.40-41.65

Low-Sul. Kerosene 43.00-43.25 41.90-42.05

Unl Gas (87) 46.40-46.45 46.70-46.95

Unl Gas(RFG) 49.40-49.65 49.45-49.70

Prem. Unl. (93) 51.40-51.65 51.20-51.45

Domestic crude oil, dollars per barrel:

(May delivery)

W. Texas

Intermediate 15.99-16.01 15.82-15.84

Light Louisiana

Sweet 15.31-15.33 14.82-14.84