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November 16, 2013 11:27 PM

Gas prices could rise if oil industry increases exports

Drivers are enjoying the recent plunge in gasoline prices, but the oil industry isn’t. Nationwide, gas has declined 30 cents a gallon since September, pushing prices to three-year lows. The drop in the Midwest has been even steeper. But the price drop, pushed by plentiful supplies, also has slashed refinery profit margins.

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