Variable Fuel Surcharge 2021

All concrete will be charged a Variable Fuel Surcharge. This surcharge is based on the average quarterly diesel rack, and will be adjusted the 1st day of every quarter, based on the previous quarter’s average rack rate. The surcharge will be adjusted as outlined in the table below.

Rack Rate Fuel Surcharge
<$0.67/L $0.00/m3
$0.67/L to <$0.77/L $1.00/m3
$0.77/L to $0.87/L $2.00/m3
$0.87/L to $0.97/L $3.00/m3
$0.97/L to <$1.07/L $4.00/m3

The quarterly average rack rate is calculated based on the Monthly Average Wholesale (Rack) Prices for diesel in Toronto, as posted on the Ministry of Natural Resources website.

Average Rack Rate

Year Quarter (Cents/L)
2020 Q4 $0.55/L
2021 Q1 $0.69/L

The 2021 Q2 Fuel Surcharge is $1.00/M3 based on the average diesel rack of $0.69/L, established in Q1 of 2021.

Please refer back to our website for updates on the fuel surcharge adjustments. If you have any questions about the surcharge, please contact your Dufferin Concrete sales representative.