Dear TOTE Maritime Alaska,
As of today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $2.694 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 19.0% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
|U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)|
|09/21/15||09/28/15||10/05/15||week ago||year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||2.548||2.534||2.524||-0.010||-1.231|
|New England (PADD1A)||2.613||2.590||2.576||-0.014||-1.272|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||2.662||2.647||2.631||-0.016||-1.199|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||2.448||2.437||2.432||-0.005||-1.246|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||2.340||2.323||2.323||0.000||-1.339|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||2.522||2.486||2.501||0.015||-1.286|
|West Coast (PADD5)||2.714||2.692||2.694||0.002||-1.239|
|West Coast less California||2.550||2.541||2.560||0.019||-1.295|
Therefore, effective October 18, 2015 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be decreased to 19.0%.
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