The national average price per gallon of diesel fuel declined one cent from last week to $3.84 according to the EIA’s weekly Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update released June 17th. Although this is the lowest it’s been since July 2012 it is still 11 cents per gallon higher than the same time last year.
All regions of the nation had a price decrease except the West Coast where the price per gallon went up a penny to $3.95. Both the Midwest and Rocky Mountain prices dropped 2 cents compared to last week to $3.86 per gallon and $3.85 per gallon respectively. The Gulf Coast price decline one cent to $3.74 per gallon, while the East Coast price declined less than a penny to remain at $3.84 per gallon.