Fuel Surcharge


A. Duie Pyle uses the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Central Atlantic Average price of a gallon of diesel fuel as the base for calculating the fuel surcharge for all LTL shipments. For the week of Mon 06/14/2021, the price of a gallon of diesel fuel is $3.44. The LTL fuel surcharge for today is 27.30% based on this average. The table below illustrates A. Duie Pyle's LTL fuel surcharge guidelines.

When The DOE Central Atlantic Fuel Index Average Is:
At leastBut Less ThanFuel Surcharge Will Be
3.253.2726.40%
3.273.2926.50%
3.293.3126.60%
3.313.3326.70%
3.333.3526.80%
3.353.3726.90%
3.373.3927.00%
3.393.4127.10%
3.413.4327.20%
3.433.4527.30%
3.453.4727.40%
3.473.4927.50%
3.493.5127.60%
3.513.5327.70%
3.533.5527.80%
3.553.5727.90%
3.573.5928.00%
3.593.6128.10%
3.613.6328.20%
3.633.6528.30%
  • Note A: The Central Atlantic fuel index is updated on the first business day of each week and may be determined by calling 202−586−6966.
  • Note B: If the fuel surcharge drops below 20.1% or rises above 30.1%, the table above will be updated..
  • Note C: In applying the increase provided herein, first determine the total net charge, and then apply the increase authorized by this Item as a separate charge.
  • Note D: Fractions of less than one half cent or one half dollars will be dropped; fractions of one half cent or one half dollar or more will be increased to the next whole cent.
  • Note E: Surcharge percentage is adjusted weekly, with the new adjustment taking effect on Tuesday morning of the week of the change.