2020 April Fuel Surcharge

March 10, 2020

Dear Valued Customer:

As a courtesy notice, effective April 1, 2020, fuel surcharge on rate publications referencing the applicable KCSR and KCSM Rules Publication tariffs will be adjusted using the following: 

2020 April Fuel Surcharge

Per mile and per KM amounts apply to price authorities referencing fuel calculation based on distance.

KCSR fuel surcharge was adjusted in accordance with:

  • Rules Publications KS 9011, Item 240, based upon the WTI average price, and Item 245, based upon the OHD/Percentage Weekly – U.S. Intermodal.

Rules Publication KCS 9012, Item 240, based upon the average price per gallon of highway diesel fuel.

KCSM fuel surcharge was adjusted in accordance with:

  • Rules Publication KCSM, Items 3.6 and 3.7, based upon variation in the average price of fuel (PEMEX TAR Irapuato, before VAT).

The fuel surcharge updates can be found in the Fuel Surcharge page in the Customer Resources area of our website.

Should you have any questions or concerns please contact our KCSR Customer Solutions or KCSM Customer Solutions teams or your Sales and Marketing Account Executive who will gladly assist you.

Thank you for being a loyal Kansas City Southern customer.

*See OHD/Percentage Weekly – U.S. Intermodal. KCSR intermodal weekly OHD is communicated in a separate weekly communication.