Diesel fuel price report: June 24, 2013

June 24, 2013

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U.S. diesel fuel prices increased in the majority of the reported regions this week, while overal costs continue to decrease.

The West Coast experienced the greatest weekly increase at $0.009 per gallon more than last week and $0.124 per gallon higher than a year ago.

The largest decreases occurred in the Midwest and the Rocky Mountain region, where diesel fuel prices fell $0.012 per gallon for each region over last week. However, prices in these regions are still higher than a year ago, climbing $0.241  and $0.057, respectively, year-over-year.

The average price for diesel in the U.S. this week continued to fall. Diesel prices in the U.S. are $0.003 per gallon lower than a week ago but $0.160 per gallon higher than a year ago.

All prices reflect on-highway diesel fuel costs.

6/24/13 Change From One Week Ago Change From One Year Ago
U.S. $3.838 -0.003 +0.160
East Coast $3.836 +0.001 +0.118
  New England $3.984 +0.004 +0.111
  Central Atlantic $3.902 -0.008 +0.085
  Lower Atlantic $3.758 +0.006 +0.142
Midwest $3.847 -0.012 +0.241
Gulf Coast $3.740 -0.001 +0.139
Rocky Mountain $3.836 -0.012 +0.057
West Coast $4.963 +0.009 +0.124
  West Coast less California $3.879 +0.005 +0.121
  California $4.035 +0.013 +0.127

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration (dollars per gallon, prices include all taxes).

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