DEF Tracker: U.S. bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) prices stabilize in April following three months of consecutive price increases

Rebecca Hayward - 8 May 2014

The most recent edition of DEF Tracker reported that the U.S. national average bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) price stabilized in April, after a three-month period of price increases. This correction in the average bulk DEF price reflects the downward trend in urea prices so far in 2014.

The tote refill was the only delivery format to show a national average price change in the U.S. during April. A total of 12 MSAs posted price increases for this supply mode, with the largest changes observed in Tampa, FL and Cincinnati, OH.

The U.S. national average 2.5 gallon jug price fell to US$5.82/G in April, five cents lower than the March average of US$5.87/G.

DEF Tracker covers 21 regional hubs in the U.S. (Atlanta, GA; Baltimore, MD; Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL; Cincinnati, OH; Dallas, TX; Denver, CO; Detroit, MI; Houston, TX; Los Angeles, CA; Memphis, TN; Nashville, TN; New York, NY; Oklahoma City, OK; Phoenix, AZ; Portland, OR; Salt Lake City, UT; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; St. Louis, MO and Tampa, FL) and three hubs in Canada (Calgary, AB; Montreal, QC; and Toronto, ON).

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