The weekly retail on-highway diesel price U.S. average dropped $0.009 a gallon this week to $2.870 per gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
The East Coast ($0.001), the Lower Atlantic ($0.003) and the Rocky Mountain region ($0.013) all showed an increase for the week.
Two regions were above the $3 a gallon threshold this week: New England ($3.065) and Central Atlantic ($3.023).
The most expensive region was the New England region and the lowest price was $2.827 in the Rocky Mountain region.
California was $3.008 per gallon, which dropped $0.024 from last week.
A three-week comparison of prices by region may be found here.
Barb Kampbell of The Trucker staff can be reached for comment at email@example.com.