June 10, 2014 6:59 PM

Markets drove propane price hike, Missouri report says

According to the findings from the attorney general’s office, propane prices increased largely because of inventory shortages in the Midwest. Important factors contributing to that shortfall were record propane exports and increased demand from heavy propane use before winter started for drying a record corn crop harvested late and from heating needs during a colder winter that started earlier.

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