U.S. Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pump price drops

Christopher Goodfellow - 7 February 2012

The average price of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at the pump in the U.S. fell by one cent to $2.75/G between December and January, after gaining three cent in each of the previous two months, according to DEF Tracker.

The number of locations offering bulk DEF at the pump in North America numbered 396 at time of press on 27 January, 2012.

DEF tote refill prices fell in four of the five U.S. metropolitan references covered by the Tracker, and less than full truck load (1,000-4,000 gallons) bulk deliveries fell in all five cities.

There was no change in the Canadian DEF pump price, which remained at CAD$0.80/L over the reporting period, a price set by Pilot Flying J which operates the only bulk dispensing faciltiies at retail locations in the country.

DEF Tracker includes pump price data for every U.S. state and Canadian province offering the facility and further price references for full truck load bulk deliveries and packaged products, accompanied by analysis from industry experts. For more information and to sign up to the service see Integer's home page.

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