the national average price per-gallon of diesel fuel declined,
from $1.286 last week to $1.275 this week, marking a month where
prices have dropped in most regions of the country.
On the East
Coast, the price per-gallon this week is $1.279 compared to $1.297
last week; in New England, the price is $1.386 and was $1.391;
in the Central Atlantic, the price is $1.371 and was $1.376; in
the Lower Atlantic region, the price this week is $1.230 compared
to $1.254 last week; in the Midwest, the price is $1.253 and was
$1.261; in the Gulf Coast states, prices declined to $1.236 from
$1.248; and in the Rocky Mountain area, prices dropped to $1.316
from $1.335.On the West Coast, the price is $1.387 compared to
$1.382 last week; and in California the price is $1.434 this week
and was $1.419.