Central Freight Lines, Inc. - Fuel Surcharge Information

All charges for line haul transportation resulting from rates and/or charges, named in this tariff or contracts or other tariffs subject to this tariff, are hereby or will on their effective dates be increased as provided for the period this supplement is in effect.

In applying the provisions of this item, first determine the applicable line haul charge including all applicable increases and/or discounts, if any. The line haul charges so determined will be further subject to the surcharge provided herein.

The net line haul charge will be subject to a fuel surcharge as provided below. The amount of the fuel surcharge will be determined by the U.S. Average On-highway Diesel Price as provided by the U.S. Department of Energy (D.O.E.). The current On-highway Diesel Price may be obtained by calling 1-202-586-6966 or visiting www.eia.doe.gov

The U.S. Average On-highway Diesel Price announced each Monday will be utilized to determine the applicable fuel surcharge, which will be adjusted up or down on the succeeding WEDNESDAY based on the above referenced U.S. D.O.E. On-highway Diesel Price.

  • TL (Less than Truckload) - Fuel surcharge Shipments weighing less than 20,000 lbs.
  • TL - (Truckload) - Fuel surcharge Shipments billed as, or weighing, 20,000 lbs. or more; or shipments subject to pup, van, or capacity load charges.

Fuel Surcharge Notice

04/07/2021    
Standard Fuel Surcharge
Based on the 4/5/2021 DOE Weekly National Average of $ 3.144 per gallon, our standard fuel surcharge will be:        
Less Than Truckload subject to Tariff CENF100 Supplement 6 will be 25.40 %.    
Truckload will be 50.80 %.    
The minimum fuel surcharge per shipment will be $    
  • These surcharges apply to all shipments which are subject to Central Freight Lines, Inc. Rules Tariff 100.
  • The surcharges are based upon the National average diesel fuel cost per gallon as issued weekly by the Energy Information Administration and are subject to change weekly.
Western Fuel Surcharge
Based on the 4/5/2021 DOE Weekly California Average of $ 3.981 per gallon, our standard fuel surcharge will be:
Less Than Truckload subject to Tariff CENF100 Supplement 6W will be 29.60 %.    
Truckload will be 59.20 %.    
The minimum fuel surcharge per shipment will be $
  • These surcharges apply to all shipments which are subject to Central Freight Lines, Inc. Rules Tariff 100.
  • The surcharges are based upon the California average diesel fuel cost per gallon as issued weekly by the Energy Information Administration and are subject to change weekly.
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Fuel Surcharge History
03/31/2021 03/24/2021 03/17/2021 03/10/2021 03/03/2021 02/24/2021 02/17/2021 02/10/2021
02/03/2021 01/27/2021 01/20/2021 01/13/2021 01/06/2021 12/23/2020 12/16/2020 12/09/2020
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10/07/2020 09/30/2020 09/23/2020 09/16/2020 09/09/2020 09/02/2020 08/26/2020 08/19/2020
08/12/2020 08/05/2020 07/29/2020 07/22/2020 07/15/2020 07/08/2020 07/01/2020 06/24/2020
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