Asphalt Weekly Monitor

9 Aug 2019

  • The Asphalt Institute held its summer meeting in Chicago and it was well attended.
  • East Coast retail asphalt prices slip in many areas, with flux prices steady in the region.    
  • Wholesale asphalt pricing declines sharply, with flux barge prices static on the East Coast.
  • Midwest retail prices were reduced by some suppliers. Many selling ranges slipped lower. 
  • Wholesale asphalt assessments slipped in the Midwest. Flux prices were mostly steady. 
  • Gulf Coast retail asphalt and flux pricing steady in most areas this week.   
  • The asphalt barge range declines this week, with flux barge prices flat on the Gulf Coast.
  • Rocky Mountain retail and wholesale markets were generally steady this week.
  • West Coast regional markets were steady, except for southern California.
  • Western Canada retail and wholesale prices are status quo this week.
  • Asphalt prices were steady in Ontario but were lower in Montreal this week.
  • Oil prices dropped this week for all benchmark grades. Brent-WTI crude spread narrowed.
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