Gas prices at 20-year market high

Toth, Simone
April 1999
San Diego Business Journal;04/05/99, Vol. 20 Issue 14, p1
Reports on the increase in gasoline prices in San Diego, California. Increased demand and lack of supply of gasoline in the city; Accidents and shutdowns at three of the state's six refineries; Price of crude oil; Other factors contributing to the increase in gasoline prices; Phaseout of the gasoline additive butyl methyl ether (MTBE) in California. INSET: MTBE phaseout should not add to fuel prices.


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