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 05/16/2022, the price of a gallon of diesel fuel is $6.36. The LTL fuel surcharge for today is 46.90% 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
6.176.1946.00%
6.196.2146.10%
6.216.2346.20%
6.236.2546.30%
6.256.2746.40%
6.276.2946.50%
6.296.3146.60%
6.316.3346.70%
6.336.3546.80%
6.356.3746.90%
6.376.3947.00%
6.396.4147.10%
6.416.4347.20%
6.436.4547.30%
6.456.4747.40%
6.476.4947.50%
6.496.5147.60%
6.516.5347.70%
6.536.5547.80%
6.556.5747.90%
  • 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.