ALASKA CUSTOMER NOTIFICATIONS

Inland Fuel Notification

Dear TOTE Maritime Alaska Customers,

As of today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $2.317 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 14.0% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.

U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices*  (dollars per gallon)
Change from
03/21/16/ 03/28/16 04/04/16 week ago year ago
U.S. 2.119 2.121 2.115  -0.006  -0.669
East Coast (PADD1) 2.172 2.179 2.179  0.000  -0.771
  New England (PADD1A) 2.228 2.241 2.243  0.002  -0.871
  Central Atlantic (PADD1B) 2.280 2.292 2.296  0.004  -0.826
  Lower Atlantic (PADD1C) 2.079 2.081 2.077  -0.004  -0.709
Midwest (PADD2) 2.090 2.077 2.065  -0.012  -0.610
Gulf Coast (PADD3) 1.991 2.001 1.983  -0.018  -0.660
Rocky Mountain (PADD4) 2.056 2.094 2.123  0.029  -0.602
West Coast (PADD5) 2.311 2.315 2.317  0.002  -0.601
  West Coast less California 2.179 2.177 2.179  0.002  -0.563
  California 2.418 2.425 2.426  0.001  -0.625

Therefore, effective April 17, 2016 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be increased to 14.0%.

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.

Rich Menti
Sr. Pricing Analyst