Inland Fuel Notification
September 2, 2014
Dear Totem Ocean Customers:
As today, the West Coast diesel fuel price as published by the U.S. Dept. of Energy was $4.030 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||08/18/14||08/25/14||09/01/14||Change from a week ago||Change from a year ago|
|East Coast (PADD1)||3.875||3.855||3.842||-0.013||-0.151|
|New England (PADD1A)||3.971||3.955||3.944||-0.011||-0.143|
|Central Atlantic (PADD1B)||3.960||3.935||3.925||-0.010||-0.130|
|Lower Atlantic (PADD1C)||3.788||3.771||3.756||-0.015||-0.174|
|Gulf Coast (PADD3)||3.739||3.732||3.720||-0.012||-0.177|
|Rocky Mountain (PADD4)||3.871||3.875||3.868||-0.007||-0.069|
|West Coast (PADD5)||4.015||4.010||4.030||0.020||-0.098|
|West Coast less California||3.930||3.921||3.973||0.052||-0.059|
Therefore, effective September 14, 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