Gasoline delivered last week was below level in 2020 during height of pandemic declines.
According to AAA, prices at the pump continued to decline as demand declined following the July 4 holiday. The national average price on July 21 was $4.440 per gallon, down from $4.467 the day before, $4.605 the previous week and from $4.968 a month ago. Gas prices, however, were above the $3.162 average price on July 21, 2021.
The latest data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) showed that gasoline consumption for the week ending July 15 was up 5.7% versus the previous week, but