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)|
|12/19/16||12/26/16||01/02/17||week ago||year ago|
|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|
|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|
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.
Sr. Pricing Analyst