Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Fuel prices up again

Motorists will be faced with another round of price increases when they fill up at the pumps on Thursday.

According to the latest ex-refinery costs released by the state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, the prices of 87 and 90-octane gasoline have been increased by $0.33 per litre, and will now sell for $132.95 and $135.79 per litre, respectively.

At the same time, the price of automotive diesel fuel is up $0.35, and will now be sold for $130.96 per litre, while ultra-low sulphur diesel is down by $0.05, and will sell for $135.71 per litre.

Meanwhile, kerosene is up $0.09, and will be sold for $113.39 per litre.

Propane liquid petroleum will be sold for $49.30 per litre, up by $0.10, while butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $52.52 per litre after a decrease of $0.19.

Marketing companies and retailers will add their respective margins to the announced prices from Petrojam.

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