FUEL CALCULATION - 2003
(US / Canada Transborder)
 

Calculated Cost Increase

Percent

Period Beginning
Price Per Litre
(CDN Domestic)  1/
Price Per Gallon
(US Domestic)  2/
LTL  3/
TL 4/
Heavy TL 5/
December 29
 56.4
150.4 
 2.9
 6.9
7.7
December 22
 54.8
 148.6
 2.7
 6.4
7.2
Dcember 15
 54.0
 148.1
 2.6
 6.2
6.9
December 8
 53.3
 147.6
 2.6
 6.1
6.8
December 1
 53.7
 149.1
 2.7
 6.2
7.0
November 24
 53.7
 148.1
 2.6
 6.2
6.9
November 17
 52.6
 147.6
 2.5
 5.9
6.6
November 10
 52.3
 148.1
 2.5
 5.9
xxx
November 3
 52.9
 149.5
 2.6
 6.1
xxx
October 27
 53.6
 150.2
 2.7
 6.3
xxx
October 20
 53.2
 148.3
 2.6
 6.1
xxx
October 13
 51.4
 144.5
 2.3
 5.4
xxx
October 6
 50.1
 142.9
 2.1
 5.0
xxx
September 29
 50.5
 144.4
 2.2
 5.2
xxx
September 22
 51.6
 147.1
 2.4
5.7
xxx
September 15
 52.3
 148.8
 2.5
6.0
xxx
September 8
 53.3
 150.1
 2.7
6.3
xxx
September 1
 53.5
 150.3
 2.7
6.3 
xxx
August 25
53.4
149.8
2.7
6.3
xxx
August 18
53.7
149.2
2.7
6.3
xxx
August 11
53.4
145.3
2.5
5.8
xxx
August 4
52.3
143.8
2.3
5.5
xxx
July 28
52.4
143.9
2.3
5.5
xxx
July 21
52.1
143.5
2.3
5.4
xxx
July 14
51.7
142.8
2.2
5.3
xxx
July 7
51.5
142.0
2.2
5.2
xxx
June 30
51.3
142.3
2.2
5.2
 xxx
June 23
51.8
143.2
2.3
5.4
xxx
June 16
51.2
142.2
2.2
5.1
xxx
June 9
51.4
142.3
2.2
5.2
xxx
June 2
52.5
143.4
2.3
5.5
xxx
May 26
54.1
144.3
2.5
5.9
xxx
May 19
54.2
144.4
2.5
5.9
xxx
May 12
55.6
148.4
2.8
6.5
xxx
May 5
56.6
150.8
2.9
6.9
xxx
April 28
56.8
152.9
3.0
7.2
xxx
April 21
56.4
153.9
3.1
7.2
xxx
April 14
57.3
155.4
3.2
7.5
xxx
April 7
62.4
160.2
3.8
8.9
xxx
March 31
64.9
166.2
4.2
10.0
xxx
March 26 (Special Release)
69.2
166.2
4.6
10.7
xxx
March 24
74.0
175.2
5.3
12.5
xxx
March 17
76.1
177.1
5.5
13.0
xxx
March 10
71.8
175.3
5.1
12.1
xxx
March 3
70.6
170.9
4.9
 11.5
xxx
Februry 24
69.9
170.4
4.8
 11.3
xxx
Februry 17
67.8
166.2
4.5
 10.5
xxx
February 12 (Special Release)
65.0
166.2
4.2
10.0
xxx
February 10
63.0
154.2
3.6
 8.4
xxx
February 3
61.9
149.2
3.3
7.8
xxx
January 27
61.4
148.0
3.2
7.6
xxx
January 20
60.8
147.8
3.2
7.4
xxx
January 13
60.3
150.1
3.2
7.6
xxx
January 6
59.2
149.1
3.1
7.3
xxx

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The data and calculations are provided for information purposes only. 

1/ Source: Freight Carriers Association Fuel Price Survey.
2/ Source: US Department of Energy
3/ Based on Fuel/Revenue relationship of  7.6%   (Shipments with billed weight under 10,000 lbs)
4/ Based on Fuel/Revenue relationship of 17.9%  (Shipments with billed weight 10,000 lbs. to 54,999 lbs)
5/ Based on Fuel/Revenue relationship of 20.0%  (Shipments with billed weight of 55,000 lbs. or more)

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