Gas prices continue to rise on summer gas, refinery maintenance, trade deal rumors [The Valley News-Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa.]
Rumors of a trade deal between the
“Since gas prices bottomed out nearly two months ago, average gas prices are up 20 cents,” he said. “We may see another 20 cent hike or so over the next two months, or perhaps greater if there are any refinery kinks that arise.
“We’ll still be in good shape for summer gas prices to be under their year ago levels, so all is not lost.”
Nationally, the average is up 2.7 cents per gallon in the last week to an average of $2.43. It’s up 15.6 cents per gallon from a month ago, but is 9.1 cents per gallon lower than a year ago.
National gas prices range from a low of $1.86 to as high as $4.99 per gallon.
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