When properly utilized, hedging is a great way to offset exposure to commodity price volatility. It is a contractual tool that allows a company to fix or cap a fuel price at a certain level for a specific amount of time. With U.S. Oil’s vast network of traders and analysts, we become your trading partner, providing solutions to help manage your risk.

Why Hedge?

Fuel hedging can be a useful tool for budgeting and project margin management by converting variable expenses to fixed expenses. U.S. Oil's experts will work with you to ensure that hedges are appropriately sized for your business in order to provide peace of mind. Whether it's selling contracts, buying contracts or creating new markets, U.S. Oil warehouses the exposure so you have a guaranteed margin.