WASHINGTON — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel declined 2.1 cents to $3.317 for the week ending November 12, according to the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy.
It marked the fourth consecutive week of declines since the average price stood at $3.394 for the week ending October 15.
Once again, all regions of the country reported a drop in prices led by California with a 2.8 cent drop and 2.6 cents for the West Coast, collectively.
Despite the decline in California, the average price stood at $4.04 a gallon.
The lowest average price was $3.085 along the Gulf Coast.
The average price for November 12 was 40.2 cents a gallon higher than the same week in 2017.
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