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 09/26/2022, the price of a gallon of diesel fuel is $5.02. The LTL fuel surcharge for today is 40.20% 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
4.834.8539.30%
4.854.8739.40%
4.874.8939.50%
4.894.9139.60%
4.914.9339.70%
4.934.9539.80%
4.954.9739.90%
4.974.9940.00%
4.995.0140.10%
5.015.0340.20%
5.035.0540.30%
5.055.0740.40%
5.075.0940.50%
5.095.1140.60%
5.115.1340.70%
5.135.1540.80%
5.155.1740.90%
5.175.1941.00%
5.195.2141.10%
5.215.2341.20%
  • 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.