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For the past 20 years, the United States has benefitted from energy prices declining. With cheaper gasoline available to everyone, Americans began to purchase larger, less fuel efficient cars. In 2007, the fuel economy of most vehicles was the lowest in 20 years. Refiners have made business involved decisions not to build new refineries in the United States. The demand for fuel was met over the past 20 years by increasing the capacity of the refineries we already have. When refineries reach their maximum holding capacity, then refiners and marketers will choose to import gas and other refined products. A few years ago Americans confronted a situation where supply and demand were in a delicate balance. Over the past few years, this balance has slowly diminished. Recently, gas prices have become more manageable in everyone’s budget. When gas prices were reaching five dollars, the United States citizens were struggling to keep their vehicles on the road. There were a few major factors that contributed to the increase of fuel costs within the last six years. During the summer of 2004, the world’s crude oil prices have been at their highest level in more than 20 years. Not including taxes, crude oil costs are the largest reason of gas costs and gas prices show those costs. Crude oil costs account for at least half of the price per gallon of gasoline. Fuel demand continues to increase with everyone’s dire need of a vehicle in today’s
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2010 for the course CRT crt 205 taught by Professor Hailimarotti during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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