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 11/29/2021, the price of a gallon of diesel fuel is $3.85. The LTL fuel surcharge for today is 30.30% 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
3.653.6729.40%
3.673.6929.50%
3.693.7129.60%
3.713.7329.70%
3.733.7529.80%
3.753.7729.90%
3.773.7930.00%
3.793.8130.10%
3.813.8330.20%
3.833.8530.30%
3.853.8730.40%
3.873.8930.50%
3.893.9130.60%
3.913.9330.70%
3.933.9530.80%
3.953.9730.90%
3.973.9931.00%
3.994.0131.10%
4.014.0331.20%
4.034.0531.30%
  • 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.