Dear TOTE Maritime Alaska Customers,
As of today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $2.630 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 18.0% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
|U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)|
|07/18/16/||07/25/16||08/01/16||week ago||year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||2.411||2.387||2.354||– 0.033||-0.415|
|New England (PADD1A)||2.446||2.434||2.396||-0.038||-0.499|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||2.503||2.481||2.441||-0.040||-0.444|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||2.332||2.306||2.279||-0.027||-0.375|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||2.262||2.242||2.224||-0.018||-0.312|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||2.435||2.434||2.419||-0.015||-0.266|
|West Coast (PADD5)||2.686||2.663||2.630||-0.033||-0.276|
|West Coast less California||2.569||2.536||2.492||-0.044||-0.269|
Therefore, effective August 14, 2016 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be reduced to 18.0%.
Please note: the ocean fuel surcharge will remain as published in TOTE Maritime Alaska’s tariffs under Item 345.
For historical fuel surcharges click here.
Please call me with any questions: (253) 449-8185. Thank you.
Sr. Pricing Analyst