U.S. crude oil refinery inputs averaged 16.8 million barrels per day during the week ending February 2, 2018, 784,000 barrels per day
more than the previous week’s average. Refineries operated at 92.5% of their operable capacity last week. Gasoline production increased last week, averaging 10.1 million barrels per day. Distillate fuel production increased last week, averaging over 5.1 million barrels per day. U.S. crude oil imports averaged 7.9 million barrels per day last week, down by 538,000 barrels per day from the previous week. Over the last four weeks, crude oil imports averaged 8.1 million barrels per day, 4.5% less than the same four-week period last year. Total motor gasoline imports (including both finished gasoline and gasoline blending components) last week averaged 746,000 barrels per day. Distillate fuel imports averaged 313,000 barrels per day last week.