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Stronger economy, cheaper gas mean clogged roads this Thanksgiving

...travelers ? almost 90 percent ? will be driving. And they will be paying much less at the pump.AAA says the average retail price for gasoline is now $2.15 per gallon, 74 cents cheaper than the same time last year. With the average car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-17/stronger-economy-cheaper-g
Consumers enjoying lower energy costs amid rout in prices of fossil fuels

...AAA, lower for this time of year than any other year over the last decade except 2009.Diesel and heating oil: Average retail prices for both are down 27 percent.Reason: When oil prices fall, the cost for refiners to turn it into petroleum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-04/consumers-enjoying-lower-e
Price of oil falls again after 'head fake' rally; price of gas likely to follow

...time. This year has been no different. After reaching a low of $2.03 a gallon in late January, the national average retail price rose every day for more than a month, reaching $2.46 on March 7, according to AAA.But the spring surge is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-13/price-oil-falls-again-afte
After price spikes, gas could get cheaper in 2013

...need to import less oil, which will increase global supplies and help tamp down prices somewhat.The current average retail price of gasoline is $3.31 per gallon, 6 cents lower than last year, according to AAA, OPIS and Wright Express...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-10/after-price-spikes-gas-cou
The sole survivor

...McFarland, who operates a shop in Lakeland, Fla. The cause of the decline is plain to see. Last year's average retail price of a dress shoe - men's, women's and children's - was $32.59, according to the NPD Group Inc., a market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/11/bus_124175.shtml
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Oil futures briefly dip below $60

...end. Natural gas futures continued to sink amid record U.S. supplies, settling at a three-year low. The average retail price of gasoline nationwide is now $2.38 a gallon - the lowest level since March - and analysts believe pump prices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/26/bus_98134.shtml
Business
Clementines widen their role as winter fruit

...That's a far larger quantity and a far greater price than customers will usually devote to produce purchases. The average retail price of a 5-pound crate of clementines ranges from $4.99 to $11.99. The loose-skinned fruit, a cousin of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/18/foo_46807.shtml
Food
Costs at post-holiday pumps should plummet

...again after spending a little more to fill their tanks over the Labor Day weekend.Two separate surveys said the average retail price was about $2.682 for a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline as the weekend ended.The national average was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-09-07/costs-post-holiday-pumps-s
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In market paradox, gasoline retailers do best when pump prices fall

...cents to 12 cents per gallon. But in recent weeks, some have earned quadruple that amount, Lenard said. The average retail price of regular unleaded gasoline is $2.73 per gallon nationwide, while wholesale prices per-gallon range from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/24/bus_15193.shtml
Business
Katrina expected to slash economic growth

...September at about 40 percent higher than levels in effect in midsummer. That peak could be near, given that the average retail price of regular unleaded gasoline climbed by 46 cents last week to $3.07 per gallon, 34 percent above the July nationwide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/08/bus_1274.shtml
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