truck diesel prices

Diesel volatility a new phenomenon

| July 31, 2013

A historical look at how diesel prices have changed since the 1990s paints a picture of a once stably-priced commodity changing into a fairly volatile one.

Diesel price eases downward in last two weeks

| January 08, 2013

Following a half-cent drop during the week ended Dec. 31, the national average diesel price for the week ended Monday, Jan. 7, fell another 0.7 cents.

Diesel prices continue to tumble

| December 18, 2012

The average price in the U.S. for a gallon of diesel dropped again this week — 4.6 cents to $3.945.

Diesel price holds under $4

| November 20, 2012

The price of diesel for the week ended Monday dropped just a smudge — four-tenths of a cent — to $3.976 a gallon, following the first week the national average diesel price dropped below $4 ...

Diesel price falls for first time in 12 weeks

| September 24, 2012

After 11 consecutive weeks of climbing prices, the national average retail diesel price fell 4.9 cents to $4.086.

Diesel price rises a fraction of a cent

| September 17, 2012

The national average retail diesel price climbed for the 11th consecutive week, climbing 0.3 cent to $4.135 a gallon.

Diesel tops $4 for first time in 3 months

| August 21, 2012

The national average retail diesel price rose 6.1 cents to $4.026 a gallon during the week ended Aug. 20.

Diesel jumps 11.5 cents, nears $4

| August 14, 2012

The national average diesel price soared to $3.96 a gallon — 13 cents per gallon higher than the same week last year.

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