Inland Fuel Notification
October 6, 2014
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $3.933 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 34.5% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)
|Region||09/22/14||09/29/14||10/06/14||Change from a week ago||Change from a year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||3.804||3.778||3.755||-0.023||-0.153|
|New England (PADD1A)||3.886||3.880||3.848||-0.032||-0.192|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||3.886||3.857||3.830||-0.027||-0.137|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||3.722||3.694||3.678||-0.016||-0.160|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||3.696||3.685||3.662||-0.023||-0.143|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||3.841||3.806||3.787||-0.019||-0.128|
|West Coast (PADD5)||3.990||3.948||3.933||-0.015||-0.119|
|West Coast less California||3.929||3.876||3.855||-0.021||-0.081|
Therefore, effective October 19, 2014 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be increased to 34.5%
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