June 1 , 2015
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $3.163 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 25.0% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
|U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)|
|05/18/15||05/25/15||06/01/15||week ago||year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||3.007||3.014||3.001||-0.013||-1.012|
|New England (PADD1A)||3.093||3.101||3.092||-0.009||-1.032|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||3.158||3.162||3.143||-0.019||-0.973|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||2.875||2.884||2.874||-0.010||-1.036|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||2.793||2.803||2.799||-0.004||-0.984|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||2.813||2.830||2.835||0.005||-1.101|
|West Coast (PADD5)||3.162||3.174||3.163||-0.011||-0.858|
|West Coast less California||3.033||3.057||3.055||-0.002||-0.868|
Therefore, effective June 14, 2015 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be increased to 25.0%.
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