Over the years rising gas prices have affected us all, on both a personal and industry-wide level.
On January 1, 2015, a new law impacting motor vehicle fuel is scheduled to go into effect in California. It is expected to raise the price of gasoline by at least 16 cents per gallon, and as much as 76 cents per gallon. This will result in higher gas prices for vehicle owners, which in turn will increase the cost of consumer goods.
This means the cost of fuel for shipments, particularly in California, will go up. The impact on fuel surcharges and increased fuel prices will be significant.
If you are concerned about the rising cost of gas, you can take action and let your voice be heard. The California Drivers Alliance has put together a petition you can sign: