July 6 , 2015
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $3.069 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 23.5% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
|U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)|
|06/22/15||06/29/15||07/06/15||week ago||year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||2.959||2.954||2.938||-0.016||-1.040|
|New England (PADD1A)||3.085||3.071||3.060||-0.011||-1.038|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||3.102||3.094||3.073||-0.021||-0.996|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||2.824||2.823||2.810||-0.013||-1.072|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||2.755||2.730||2.712||-0.018||-1.090|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||2.799||2.776||2.785||0.009||-1.124|
|West Coast (PADD5)||3.097||3.068||3.069||0.001||-0.998|
|West Coast less California||3.007||2.978||2.978||0.000||-1.007|
Therefore, effective July 19, 2015 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be decreased to 23.5%.
Please note: the ocean fuel surcharge will remain as published in Totem Ocean’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