Dear TOTE Maritime Alaska Customers,
As of today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $2.273 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 13.5% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
|U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)|
|01/18/16/||01/25/16||02/01/16||week ago||year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||2.174||2.140||2.111||-0.029||-0.821|
|New England (PADD1A)||2.277||2.240||2.219||-0.021||-0.809|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||2.305||2.264||2.239||-0.025||-0.802|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||2.054||2.025||1.992||-0.033||-0.834|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||2.014||1.957||1.917||-0.040||-0.852|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||2.078||2.015||1.969||-0.046||-0.814|
|West Coast (PADD5)||2.359||2.325||2.273||-0.052||-0.613|
|West Coast less California||2.198||2.160||2.117||-0.043||-0.599|
Therefore, effective February 14, 2016 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be reduced to 13.5%.
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