Inland Fuel Notification
December 1, 2014
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $3.692 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 31.5% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)
|Region||11/17/14||11/24/14||12/01/14||Change from a week ago||Change from a year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||3.542||3.520||3.509||-0.011||-0.397|
|New England (PADD1A)||3.633||3.605||3.587||-0.018||-0.453|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||3.612||3.598||3.590||-0.008||-0.359|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||3.469||3.441||3.429||-0.012||-0.419|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||3.542||3.511||3.501||-0.010||-0.279|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||3.767||3.740||3.727||-0.013||-0.131|
|West Coast (PADD5)||3.762||3.721||3.692||-0.029||-0.306|
|West Coast less California||3.720||3.682||3.651||-0.031||-0.278|
Therefore, effective December 14, 2014 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be decreased to 31.5%
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