Tag: fuel prices

Impact & Regulations

Inflation exceeds forecasts as fuel prices surge

September 18, 2023

Via: Transport Dive

Traders in interest rate futures shrugged off the report of faster inflation, setting 97% odds that the Fed after a two-day meeting on Sept. 20 will hold the federal funds rate at the current level, according to the CME FedWatch […]

Impact & Regulations

Downward trend for global fuel prices

March 16, 2023

Via: Container News

Global bunker indices showed a downward trend during the 11th week of the year, according to Marine Bunker Exchange (MABUX). In particular, the 380 HSFO index fell to US$471.61/MT, the VLSFO index decreased to US$641.41/MT and the MGO index declined […]

Impact & Regulations

Diesel dropping rapidly in futures market, outstripping declines in crude

September 15, 2022

Via: FreightWaves

Diesel futures prices have made a stunning downturn in the past few days as signs of weakening demand in the U.S., rising inventories that have developed as a result and reports of Chinese exports have hit the once high-flying market. […]


Congressional Republicans Sound Alarm Over Supply Chains

October 22, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

Supply chain bottlenecks at the ports and rising prices for certain goods are indicative of the administration’s inability to respond to the COVID-19-era economy, a large contingent of congressional Republicans told President Joe Biden. Concerns about the leap in fuel […]