DOE Diesel Price Per Gallon

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What is it? The weekly retail average diesel price as calculated by the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy. It is referred to as the DOE price. Who is interested? Everyone in the trucking sector because it is the basis for fuel surcharges. What does it tell me? It is a straightforward number in dollars per gallon. It … Read More

Diesel Truck Stop Actual Price per Gallon (DTS)

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What is it? DTS is the average price of diesel fuel purchased in a given market expressed in dollars per gallon. Who is interested? Fuel departments, CFOs, financial analysts, fleet managers, owner operators What does it tell me? The DTS is a more granular look at diesel fuel prices than the standard DOE measurement. The DTS cost tells you the … Read More

Retail to wholesale fuel spread (FUELS)

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What is it? A measure of the difference between rack prices, as can be found in the ULSDR data, and the retail price found in the DTA data. It can be found for all areas where both sets of data are available. Who is interested? This spread is particularly important to trucking company profitability. The ability of companies to capture … Read More

ULSD rack price (ULSDR)

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What is it? The average daily wholesale rack price for ultra low sulfur diesel, calculated daily in $/gallon. This data is also available on the regional level set by airport code. Who is interested? The entire trucking sector would have interest in the trends in this market, with individual markets of interest to those who would be buying fuel in … Read More