Diesel prices see little change in most recent week

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Updated Jun 6, 2017

More than five months into 2017, diesel pricing continues to remain flat.

Since the beginning of the year, prices have stayed within a 7-cent range. During the most recent week ending June 5, prices fell seven-tenths of a cent to $2.564 per gallon, according to the Department of Energy’s weekly report.

Prices fell in fell in all regions except New England and the Rocky Mountain region, where prices climbed by two-tenths of a cent and three-tenths of a cent, respectively.

The nation’s most expensive diesel can be found in California at $2.927 per gallon, followed by the Central Atlantic region at $2.744 per gallon.

The cheapest fuel can be found in the Gulf Coast region at $2.417 per gallon, followed by the Lower Atlantic region at $2.49 per gallon.

Prices in other regions, according to the DOE, are:

  • New England – $2.624
  • Midwest – $2.505
  • Rocky Mountain – $2.664
  • West Coast less California – $2.724

ProMiles’ numbers during the same week had diesel prices decreasing by 1.1 cents to $2.52 per gallon nationwide.

According to ProMiles’ Fuel Surcharge Index, the most expensive diesel can be found in California at $2.917 per gallon, and the cheapest can be found in the Gulf Coast region at $2.42 per gallon.