Energy Data

FreightWaves Customer SuccessExchange

  • Crude is the starting point for determining the ultimate price of products, – the West Texas Intermediate (WTI.USA) and Brent (Brent.USA) are the most important benchmarks.
  • Diesel costs are the second highest expense for a trucking company (behind wages) and account for around 24% of operations costs
  • SONAR includes wholesale/rack (ULSDR.USA), truckstop retail (DTS.USA) and fuel surcharge prices (DOE.USA)