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BRIEF-Marathon Petroleum Anticipates Slight Narrowing Of WTI-Brent Spread Through Rest Of The Year - Co Exec, Conf Call

Through Rest Of The Year - Co Exec, Conf Call@

Jan 29 (Reuters) - Marathon Petroleum Corp:

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - ON THE LIGHT SWEET SIDE, WE ANTICIPATE A SLIGHT NARROWING OF WTI-BRENT SPREAD THROUGH REST OF THE YEAR - CO EXEC, CONF CALL

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - ANTICIPATE SLIGHT NARROWING OF WTI-BRENT SPREAD THROUGH REST OF THE YEAR, AS NEW PIPELINE TAKEAWAY AND GULF COAST EXPORT CAPACITY COMES ONLINE- CO EXEC, CONF CALL

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - EXPECT GASOLINE INVENTORY LEVELS TO MODERATE WITH THE UPCOMING SEASONAL RVP TRANSITION

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - EXPECTS U.S. GASOLINE DEMAND TO REMAIN SIMILAR TO LAST YEAR'S LEVELS - CONF CALL

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - DO NOT EXPECT NEAR-TERM WEAKNESS IN U.S. DIESEL INVENTORY TO PERSIST AS UNDERLYING FUNDAMENTALS FOR LIGHT PRODUCTS REMAIN SUPPORTIVE

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - SPRING TURNAROUND ACTIVITY GLOBALLY IS EXPECTED TO BE CLOSE TO LAST YEAR'S RECORD LEVELS

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - SPRING TURNAROUND ACTIVITY EXPECTED TO PEAK AT 8 MILLION-9 MILLION BARRELS/DAY OF CRUDE CAPACITY OFFLINE IN MARCH & APRIL

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - EXPECTS REFINING MARGINS TO STRENGTHEN THROUGHOUT Q1 FROM SEASONAL FACTORS IN TRANSPORTATION MARKETS

* MARATHON PETROLEUM CORP - EXPECT REFINING MARGINS TO STRENGTHEN THROUGHOUT Q1 FROM INDUSTRY'S CONTINUED RESPONSE TO IMO IMPLEMENTATION Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: