Inland Fuel Notification
December 2, 2013
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $3.998 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||11/18/13||1/25/13||12/02/13||Change from a week ago||Change from a year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||3.841||3.870||3.906||0.036||-0.190|
|New England (PADD1A)||3.981||4.003||4.040||0.037||-0.181|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||3.890||3.919||3.949||0.030||-0.253|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||3.779||3.808||3.848||0.040||-0.146|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||3.745||3.753||3.780||0.027||-0.121|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||3.836||3.837||3.858||0.021||-0.131|
|West Coast (PADD5)||3.954||3.954||3.998||0.044||-0.099|
|West Coast less California||3.872||3.872||3.929||0.057||-0.117|
Therefore, effective December 15, 2013 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be remain at 35.0%
Please note: the ocean fuel surcharge will remain as published in Totem Ocean’s tariffs under Item 345.
Please call me with any questions: (253) 449-8185. Thank you.
Sr. Pricing Analyst