Inland Fuel Notification
August 4, 2014
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $4.016 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 35.5% as published in tariff STB TOTE 100-A and TOCT 401-A.
U.S. On-Highway Diesel Fuel Prices* (dollars per gallon)
|Region||07/21/14||07/28/14||08/04/14||Change from a week ago||Change from a year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||3.928||3.910||3.906||-0.004||-0.013|
|New England (PADD1A)||4.052||4.044||4.019||-0.025||-0.037|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||4.014||3.993||3.989||-0.004||0.006|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||3.836||3.817||3.817||0.000||-0.028|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||3.773||3.767||3.754||-0.013||-0.087|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||3.889||3.888||3.877||-0.011||-0.054|
|West Coast (PADD5)||4.026||4.017||4.016||-0.001||-0.038|
|West Coast less California||3.942||3.928||3.930||0.002||-0.031|
Therefore, effective August 17, 2014 the inland/arbitrary fuel surcharge Item 346 shall be increased to 35.5%
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