National Average Price for Regular Unleaded
Month Ago: $2.001
Year Ago: $2.044
National Average Price for Diesel
Month Ago: $2.270
Year Ago: $2.816
Midland Paper Company, along with American Trucking Associations and the entire trucking industry is beginning a weeklong celebration of the millions of professional truck drivers who deliver America’s freight safely and securely every day. Our nation’s professional truck drivers literally deliver for America every day. We are happy to take this week to recognize their hard work and dedication to the American people during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. Celebrated annually, this year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week runs from September 9 through September 15. Midland Paper is marking the week with a number of events in recognition of our drivers. Stay tuned for special updates during the week, including information about the Midland Paper fleet, drivers and the trucking industry. Click Read More below for additional information.
Oil prices fell on Friday after China reported slower economic growth, pointing to lower fuel demand in the world's biggest oil importer, although market sentiment was supported by supply cuts agreed last week by major crude producers. China, the world's No.2 economy, on Friday reported some of its slowest growth in retail sales and industrial output in years, highlighting the risks of its trade dispute with the United States. Chinese oil refinery throughput in November fell from October, suggesting an easing in oil demand, though runs were 2.9 percent above year-ago levels. Click read more below for additional detail.