Experts say gas prices holding steady for now

Gas prices up in metro Detroit

It said the national average is 57 cents a gallon higher than previous year but 7 cents a gallon lower than last month.

Including the change in gas prices in IL during the past week, prices are 75 cents a gallon higher than one year ago and 14 cents lower than a month ago. The highest average was about $2.38 in the Marquette area.

The average IL price for a gallon of regular unleaded is $2.35. "As refiners slowly use up all of their cheaper winter-blend gasoline, summer-blend gas will take its place, likely bringing the decline in prices we've seen to an end".

Right now, MI has the 18th-highest prices in the U.S. Still, today's averages are 20 cents higher than this time in 2015, 99 cents lower than in 2014, and $1.17 cents lower than in 2013.

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Both Albany and Georgia were well below the morning benchmarks the surveys showed nationally, which was at $2.28 a gallon after rising about a penny from February 6.

Ohio's average remains below the national average, which was $2.28 for regular fuel on Monday, up a penny from a week earlier. Nationally, prices increased slightly, up 1.4 cents per gallon, for an average of $2.27.

"Low demand is keeping downward pressure on gasoline prices", said Josh Carrasco, spokesman, AAA - The Auto Club Group.

Along with higher demand for gasoline, trends in the oil market could push prices higher.

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