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Supply Chain Brief: All Aboard the Transport Fuel Surcharge Roller Coaster

Published: 18 January 2019

ID: G00370203

Analyst(s): David Gonzalez


Fuel surcharges are highly volatile. The rationale and mechanism for applying fuel surcharges remain fairly ambiguous and generally biased on the part of the carrier. Supply chain leaders should use this research to identify how companies prepare themselves for the fuel surcharge roller coaster.

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