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Inland Cost Monitoring – October 2018

2018-10-30

For September 2018, the CASS Index, which is being used to monitor and evaluate U.S. Inland rates monthly, reflected an average of 140.7 for Truckload. As a result, tariff and contract motor rates will not change. The CASS Indexes can be found here.  

For the same period, the Department of Energy’s retail on-highway diesel prices all types index monthly average, which is being used to determine the Intermodal Fuel Charge, was $3.262. Therefore, the Intermodal Fuel Percentage will increase to 26.5%. The requirements and index history are available here.

The next review is set for November 2018 after which an appropriate adjustment will be made if necessary.