Average diesel price down for second consecutive week

| 11/4/2003

The average U.S. retail price of diesel fuel fell to $1.481 from the previous average of $1.495, the Department of Energy reported Tuesday.

The highest average price is in California, at $1.631 a gallon; the lowest prices are on the Gulf Coast at $1.425 and the Lower Atlantic where prices are $1.415.

Other average prices: the Central Atlantic region, where the price is $1.586; the West Coast, where the price is $1.576; the Rocky Mountain region, where the price is $1.542; in New England, where the price is $1.584; $1.478 in the Midwest; and $1.473 on the East Coast.