Inland Fuel Notification

 

January 3, 2017

Dear TOTE Maritime Alaska Customers:

As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $2.847 per gallon (please refer to the chart below, or to http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/oog/info/wohdp/diesel.asp ).  This price level corresponds with an inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge of 21.0% as published in tariff STB TOTE 101-A and TOCT 402-A.

 

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)
          Change from
  12/19/16 12/26/16 01/02/17   week ago year ago
U.S. 2.527 2.540 2.586    0.046  0.375
East Coast (PADD1) 2.559 2.573 2.627    0.054  0.367
  New England (PADD1A) 2.587 2.611 2.665    0.054  0.321
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.667 2.687 2.776    0.089  0.385
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.470 2.478 2.514    0.036  0.371
Midwest (PADD2) 2.479 2.489 2.540    0.051  0.410
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 2.410 2.421 2.451    0.030  0.337
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.495 2.516 2.535    0.019  0.344
West Coast (PADD5) 2.788 2.807 2.847    0.040  0.383
  West Coast less California 2.705 2.727 2.757    0.030  0.454
  California 2.854 2.871 2.921    0.050  0.326

 

Therefore, effective January 15, 2017 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall remain at 21.0%.

Please note:  the ocean fuel surcharge will remain as published in TOTE Maritime Alaska tariffs under Item 345.

Please call me with any questions: (253) 449-8185.  Thank you.

 

Rich Menti

Sr. Pricing Analyst