Asphalt Weekly Monitor

Marissa Zeitinger
19 Jan 2018
  • East Coast asphalt prices firm in some areas, with flux retail prices steady for the week.
  • Wholesale prices for asphalt increased, with flux prices on the East coast unchanged.
  • Midwest retail markets were mostly static, with little in the way of rack activity. Flux is steady.
  • Midwest wholesale price ranges are steady, but most activity is near the upper range ends.
  • Gulf Coast retail asphalt prices firm in some areas, with flux prices status quo.
  • Gulf Coast asphalt barge prices increased this week, with flux barge pricing holding steady.
  • Rockies retail markets are in the winter doldrums, with little activity noted.
  • Wholesale price ranges are steady in the Rockies once again this week.
  • Some California prices are reported in firmer ranges. Other areas are unchanged this week.
  • Western Canada selling prices are mostly flat. Posted prices decreased in some Provinces.
  • Eastern Canada selling and posted prices are steadfast from last week.
  • Crude oil markets ease off recent highs by week’s end, but West Texas (WTI) oil remains near $63 a barrel, with Brent below $69. Western Canada WCS is under $40 FOB Alberta.
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