Sunday 16 December, 2018

Gas prices slightly up, diesel marginally down

Motorists will again pay more for gasoline when they fill up at the pumps on Thursday, but there will be a slight reduction for those who use diesel fuel.

According to the latest price movements as indicated by the state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, 87 and 90-octane gasoline will be sold for $138.41 and $141.25 per litre, respectively, from the refinery, following an increase of $0.59 per litre each.

At the same time, automotive diesel fuel will be sold for $140.25 per litre, following a decrease of $0.25 per litre.

There is also a reduction of $0.92 per litre for kerosene, which will now be sold for $122.31.

In the meantime, propane liquid petroleum will be sold for $59.07 per litre, up by $0.34, while butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $65.26 per litre, following an increase of $0.51.

The marketing companies and retailers will add their respective margins to the prices from Petrojam.

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