Inland Fuel Notification
January 5, 2015
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $3.220 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 25.5% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)
|Region||12/22/14||12/29/14||01/05/15||Change from a week ago||Change from a year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||3.310||3.257||3.204||-0.053||-0.746|
|New England (PADD1A)||3.425||3.365||3.287||-0.078||-0.828|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||3.392||3.350||3.303||-0.047||-0.743|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||3.223||3.161||3.109||-0.052||-0.738|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||3.175||3.121||3.045||-0.076||-0.757|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||3.338||3.239||3.139||-0.100||-0.762|
|West Coast (PADD5)||3.330||3.269||3.220||-0.049||-0.814|
|West Coast less California||3.228||3.155||3.074||-0.081||-0.860|
Therefore, effective January 18, 2015 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be decreased to 25.5%
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