Inland Fuel Notification
April 7, 2014
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $3.982 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 35.0% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)
|Region||03/24/14||03/31/14||04/07/14||Change from a week ago||Change from a year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||4.115||4.094||4.075||-0.019||-0.066|
|New England (PADD1A)||4.279||4.255||4.240||-0.015||-0.106|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||4.277||4.241||4.205||-0.036||-0.143|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||3.963||3.955||3.946||-0.009||0.000|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||3.800||3.804||3.793||-0.011||-0.095|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||3.984||3.975||3.983||-0.020||0.056|
|West Coast (PADD5)||4.009||3.990||3.982||-0.008||-0.135|
|West Coast less California||3.925||3.908||3.894||-0.014||-0.129|
Therefore, effective April 20, 2014 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be decreased to 35.0%
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