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Fuel surcharge

DPD calculates a variable fuel surcharge on the parcel price. This price is indexed, which means that we constantly adjust it according to the fluctuating fuel prices. We state this surcharge clearly on your invoice.

Fuel surcharge for road transport

This surcharge applies to all our national and international products. We link this surcharge to the consumer price of diesel fuel in The Netherlands, including levies and taxes. The European Commission announces this price weekly. You can read all surcharge details on their website. Click on http://ec.europa.eu/energy/observatory/oil/bulletin_en.htm. for more information,

We use the latest available index as the supplement for the next month.

A fuel surcharge applies to the following DPD products transported by road:

  • DPD CLASSIC
  • DPD GUARANTEE
  • DPD 18:00
  • DPD 12:00
  • DPD 10:00
  • DPD 8:30

June 2017

6.0%

May 2017

7.0%

April 2017

6.5%

March 2017

7.0%

February 2017

7.0%

January 2017

1.0%

At least

But less than

Surcharge

 

800

1.00%

800

840

1.5%

840

880

2.0%

880

920

2.5%

920

960

3.0%

960

1,000

3.5%

1,000

1,040

4.0%

1,040

1,080

4.5%

1,080

1,120

5.0%

1,120

1,160

5.5%

1,160

1,200

6.0%

1,200

1,240

6.5%

1,240

1,280

7.0%

1,280

1,320

7.5%

1,320

1,360

8.0%

1,360

1,400

8.5%

1,400

1,440

9.0%

1,440

1,480

9.5%

1,480

1,520

10.0%

1,520

1,560

10.5%

1,560

1,600

11.0%

1,600

1,640

11.5%

1,640

1,680

12.0%

1,680

1,720

12.5%

1,720

1,760

13.0%

1,760

1,800

13.5%

1,800

1,840

14.0%

1,840

1,880

14.5%

1,880

1,920

15.0%

1,920

1,960

15.5%

1,960

2,000

16.0%

2,000

2,040

16.5%

2,040

2,080

17.0%

2,080

2,120

17.5%

2,120

2,160

18.0%

2,160

2,200

18.5%

2,200

2,240

19.0%

2,240

2,280

19.5%

2,280

2,320

20.0%

2,320

 

20.5%

Fuel surcharge for air transport

The fuel surcharge will vary in line with movements in fuel prices (see table below). The surcharge will be linked to the monthly average of the daily mid-spot price for a gallon kerosene type jet fuel (U.S. Gulf Coast).Monthly fuel process are published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (eia.gov).

The fuel surcharge will vary and will be updated on a monthly basis according the following scale:

June 2017

16.85%

May 2017

16.55%

April 2017

16.85%

March 2017

16.85%

February 2017

16,85%

January 2017

15.75%

At least

But less than

Surcharge

$0.77

$0.83

13.00%

$0.83

$0.89

13.25%

$0.89

$0.95

13.50%

$0.95

$1.01

13.75%

$1.01

$1.07

14.00%

$1.07

$1.13

14.25%

$1.13

$1.19

14.55%

$1.19

$1.25

14.75%

$1.25

$1.31

15.00%

$1.31

$1.37

15.25%

$1.37

$1.43

15.50%

$1.43

$1.49

15.75%

$1.49

$1.55

16.00%

$1.55

$1.61

16.25%

$1.61

$1.67

16.50%

$1.67

$1.73

16.75%

$1.73

$1.79

17.00%

$1.79

$1.85

17.25%

$1.85

$1.91

17.50%

$1.91

$1.97

17.75%

$1.97

$2.03

18.00%

$2.03

$2.09

18.25%

$2.09

$2.15

18.50%

$2.15

$2.21

18.75%

$2.21

$2.27

19.00%

$2.27

$2.33

19.25%

$2.33

$2.39

19.50%

$2.39

$2.45

19.75%

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