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Old September 16th, 2011, 08:55 AM
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Originally Posted by Breshiki View Post
Really?! Than am I looking at this wrong?

RC website: "...right to impose a fuel supplement on all guests if the price of West Texas Intermediate fuel exceeds $65.00 USD per barrel...."

I looked up the West Texas Intermediate fuel and it says it's $90 per barrel:

Crude Oil (petroleum); West Texas Intermediate - Daily Price - Commodity Prices - Price Charts, Data, and News - IndexMundi
The keyword in the announcement is: "Right". They "can" impose it if they choose to do so. At this time Royal Caribbean or any other major line has not implemented the fuel surcharge. They did impose the fuel charge, for a few months, a couple of years ago and it was a bit of PR debacle.

I wouldn't worry too much about it.

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