fuel prices

Diesel prices climb for fourth consecutive week

| July 30, 2012

The national average retail diesel price climbed for the fourth consecutive week, climbing 1.3 cents to $3.796 a gallon.

Fuel prices top owner-operator challenges

| July 30, 2012

Using a survey and our social media channels, we quizzed readers about what they saw as the No. 1 problem for owner-operators.

Diesel price climbs for first time in three months

| July 10, 2012

The national average retail diesel price rose 3.5 cents a gallon during the week ended July 9, ending a 12-week streak of price decreases.

Irish truckers report on South Korean truckers’ strike

| June 26, 2012

An estimated 80 percent of the 380,000 total South Korean truckers were reported to have gone on strike "demanding the introduction of standard freight charges, a 30 percent rise in transportation fees and revised laws ...

Diesel price continues fall, at 5-month low

| June 05, 2012

The national average retail diesel price fell 5.1 cents to $3.846 a gallon – the lowest price in five months.

What does your fuel surcharge look like?

| June 03, 2012

A poll that asks for owner-operators' thoughts on the use of fuel surcharges as a cushioning agent against spikes in fuel prices sparked some discussion on Facebook last week. Owner-operators Linda Caffee, Jeff Clark and others were ...

Diesel prices drop below $4 for first time in 3 months

| May 22, 2012

The national average retail diesel price fell 4.8 cents to $3.956 a gallon.

Oil gamble on Wall Street? Speculation back in the headlines

| May 03, 2012

President Obama is hammering on oil speculators again, while Republican opponents such as House Speaker John Boehner and presumptive presidential nominee Mitt Romney are calling the talk about speculation hooey, falling back on the same ...

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