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 04/12/2021, the price of a gallon of diesel fuel is $3.26. The LTL fuel surcharge for today is 26.40% 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
3.073.0925.50%
3.093.1125.60%
3.113.1325.70%
3.133.1525.80%
3.153.1725.90%
3.173.1926.00%
3.193.2126.10%
3.213.2326.20%
3.233.2526.30%
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%
  • 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.