Gas, diesel prices down slightly
Motorists should benefit from slight decreases in the prices of gasoline and diesel fuel when they fill up at the pumps on Thursday.
According to the latest costings released by the state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, on Wednesday, 87- and 90-octane gasoline will be sold for $136.75 and $139.59 per litre, respectively, down by $0.11 each.
At the same time, automotive diesel fuel is down $0.04, and will be sold for $136.99 per litre, while ultra-low sulphur diesel is also down by $0.28, and will be sold for $141.55 per litre.
Meanwhile, the price of kerosene has been increased by $0.23, and will be sold for $119.11 per litre.
Propane liquid petroleum will be sold for $54.84 per litre, down by $0.12, while butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $60.70 per litre after an increase of $0.11.
The marketing companies and retailers will add their respective margins to the Petrojam prices.