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Inland Cost Monitoring – November 2019

For October 2019, the CASS Index, which is being used to monitor and evaluate U.S. Inland rates reflected an average of 139.8 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 $3.053. Therefore, the Intermodal Fuel Percentage will remain at 24% for January 2020. The requirements and index history are available here.

The next review of the CASS Index and Intermodal Fuel Charge is set for December 2019 after which an appropriate adjustment will be made if necessary.