The number of hedge funds with short positions in Nymex gasoline blendstock
futures and options over the reporting threshold of 150,000 barrels has increased from 25 to 42.
Motor gasoline blending components, refomulated blended with ether and reformulated blended with alcohol were collapsed into a single category: Reformulated blendstock
Although the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) does not mandate the use of ethanol, the implied demand for the gasoline blendstock
under the proposal rises to 14.
64, while Reformulated Gasoline Blendstock
for Oxygen Blending (RBOB) rose 0.
The price of the main unfinished gasoline blending component -- which goes by the ungainly name of reformulated blendstock
for oxygenate blending, or RBOB -- had gained 50 percent by the middle of June, at the height of driving season.
Butamax will take the lead role in developing the market for isobutanol as an on-road gasoline blendstock
Nymex reformulated gasoline blendstock
for March--the benchmark gasoline contract--rose 52 points to $1.
The patents in question are related to the manufacturing of isobutanol, a gasoline blendstock
, according to Bloomberg.
According to IHS Global Insight, supply chain managers are likely to see an accumulation of crude supply and a shortage of refined products, Which will inevitably put upward pressure on fuel prices Already, the November reformulated gasoline blendstock
for oxygenate blending gasoline futures price had increased The commercial shutdown of the East Coast is likely to result in gross domestic product losses that may outweigh infrastructure damages, said IHS analysts
Bosse will manage trading of energy futures: crude oil futures, unleaded gasoline futures, heating oil futures, natural gas futures, ethanol futures, gasoline blendstock
futures, ensuring that the day-to-day activities for these businesses are properly aligned with strategic decisions.
Its only other usage is as a density blendstock
but the market has not faced a shortage of this material this year, driving its value lower.
Rising supply of blendstock
naphtha would also put pressure on the price.