Christopher Goodfellow - 11 December 2012
Public sector subscribers include government, state and municipal fleets. DEF Tracker has welcomed subscribers from a number of U.S. states, including New York, Florida, Texas and California, and Québec and Ontario, in Canada.
Monica Baker, Emissions Research Manager at Integer Research, said: "DEF Tracker provides independent and accurate monthly price references for DEF in the fleets' specific geographies, reflecting real market transactions and the real costs involved in the supply chain.
"It is fantastic to see interest from public fleets so early on in this campaign. We believe that this service will play an important role in encouraging price transparency within the market."
Doug Haugh, President, Mansfield Oil Company, a national DEF supplier, said: "It is important, as volumes increase, that we do not rely on a NOLA [New Orleans, LA] urea index that does not represent the costs involved in the DEF business and therefore leaves both buyers and sellers exposed to unnecessary risk."
Purchasing professionals can use the service as a reference to better understand how the market is evolving in their area.
A complimentary sample of the service can be requested by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, and quoting 'Free Tracker DD' in the subject line.
DEF Tracker publishes monthly market pricing for full truck loads and less than truck load bulk deliveries, tote refills and 2.5G jugs for a wide range of pricing hubs, as well as DEF pump prices in every U.S. state and Canadian province offering the facility, backed by solid analysis from industry experts.
Ben Treadwell - 28 April 2016
Old World Industries, LLC announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Victory Blue, a Dallas based diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) company. The asset purchase included seven production facilities throughout the U.S. Kal Mahmood, President & CEO at Old World Industries stated that this acquisition would bring about improved...
Ben Treadwell - 24 November 2015
discoverDEF is conducting a series of short interviews with fleet operators as part of our new 'Fleet Focus' series. These articles will look at issues in fleet DEF consumption and logistics, including overall size of SCR fleet, total DEF consumption, purchasing strategy and storage. Fleet Focus: discoverDEF spoke with Jeff Shefchik,...
Rebecca Hayward - 29 June 2015
In June 2015, U.S. bulk DEF prices weakened to their lowest recorded level in 2015. On average, prices recorded a $0.04/G reduction in June compared to prices at the beginning of the year in January. The pace of decline in June was diverse according to supply mode. On the one hand, U.S. tote refill prices fell by 0.02/G in June because...
Rebecca Hayward - 2 June 2015
In May 2015, U.S. bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) prices were approximately $0.03/G lower than their all-time high in March 2015. Compared to April price increases were observed for U.S. FTL and tote-refill deliveries, rising by $0.05/G and $0.04/G month-on-month, respectively. Conversely, LTL prices followed a different trend and softened...
Rebecca Hayward - 5 May 2015
The April issue of DEF Tracker reported a downward correction in Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) prices after five consecutive months of price increases. The change in April shows early signs of an easing of the supply situation after Bulk DEF prices began to rise at the end of 2014, as the effects of supply interruptions at urea producers...
Niels Tholen - 7 May 2013
Chief Petroleum has announced its membership of Mansfield Oil's DeliveryONE network for Yara's Air1 Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) brand. The company is located in Colorado Springs and will service 34 counties in Colorado with Air1 DEF. General Manager of Chief Petroleum, Eric Liebold, said: "Chief Petroleum is excited to become partners...