Memorial Day gas prices are the highest in seven years and could stay high all summer

Gasoline prices are expected to be the highest for a Memorial Day weekend in seven years, and prices could stay elevated all summer, as Americans take to the road in a post-coronavirus pandemic driving spree.


The current average price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline of $3.04 per gallon, 16 cents more than a month ago and $1.08 per gallon higher than last year, according to AAA. The motor club federation expects 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, a 60% increase over last year when the economy was still shut down.

Read more https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/27/memorial-day-gas-prices-are-the-highest-in-7-years-and-could-stay-high.html

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