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Diesel Prices at Nation’s Truck Stops Remain Unchanged Last Week

June 29, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Safety
Nation's Truck Stop Diesel Prices Remain Unchanged Last Week

The average price for a gallon of diesel fuel remained unchanged at $2.426 last week, with various regions recording slight increases and decreases at the pump.

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), prices are still 41.7 cents per gallon cheaper than a year ago this week. Minuscule increases were reported in the Lower Atlantic states, the Midwest and the Rocky Mountains, with all other areas showing slight dips of between .001 cents and 1.1 cents per gallon.

At $2.08 per gallon, California reported the highest diesel prices. Meanwhile, truck drivers in the Gulf Coast states enjoyed pump prices in the $2.285 range.

Shown below are diesel prices by region for the week ending Monday, June 27:

East Coast: $2.443 last week, $2.442 this week

New England: $2.494 last week, $2.491 this week

Central Atlantic: $2.542 last week, $2.535 this week

Lower Atlantic: $2.358 last week, $2.361 this week

Midwest: $2.386 last week, $2.389 this week

Gulf Coast: $2.296 last week, $2.285 this week

Rocky Mountains: $2.413 last week, $2.429 this week

California: $2.786 last week, $2.803 this week.