Local propane companies are feeling the impact of the latest propane shortage in the Midwest. Gasco owner Ed Simons says they are doing what they can to still service their customers:
Simons says, the price of propane for wholesale purchase has increased from $2.00 per gallon up to $4.80 per gallon at its highest:
Simons encourages citizens to do the “pre-purchase contracts” with their suppliers, because that gives them price protection when things like this happen. A bigger look at the issue in the propane industry will be discussed this Friday during the news rewind on The Ozarks Today.