February 6, 2017
Dear TOTE Maritime Alaska Customers:
As of today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $2.856 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)|
|01/23/17||01/30/17||02/06/17||week ago||year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||2.627||2.622||2.618||-0.004||0.531|
|New England (PADD1A)||2.676||2.662||2.661||-0.001||0.460|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||2.784||2.770||2.763||-0.007||0.539|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||2.507||2.510||2.508||-0.002||0.549|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||2.414||2.408||2.403||-0.005||0.507|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||2.532||2.516||2.515||-0.001||0.601|
|West Coast (PADD5)||2.846||2.845||2.856||0.011||0.620|
|West Coast less California||2.750||2.744||2.748||0.004||0.675|
Therefore, effective February 19, 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