Jump in Diesel Fuel Price
The EIA reported in the Gasoline & Diesel Fuel Update that the average price per gallon of diesel fuel jumped to $3.98, 7 cents higher than last week. Prices in all regions of the nation increased, with the largest being the Midwest where the price increased 8 cents to $3.96 per gallon. The average price per gallon of diesel fuel on both the East Coast and the Gulf Coast increased 7 cents to $3.99 per gallon on the East Coast and $3.90 per gallon on the Gulf Coast. The average price in the Rocky Maintain region only increased 1 cents to $3.94 per gallon.