Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Gasoline, diesel prices down this week

Following several weeks of increases, the prices of most petroleum products sold by the state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam will be reduced, effective Thursday, July 25.

The refinery, in its weekly price bulletin, has announced that 87 and 90-octane gasoline will be sold for $131.98 and $134.82 per litre, respectively, down by $3 each.

The refinery also announced that automotive diesel fuel will be sold for $133.82 per litre, following a decrease of $1.83, while ultra-low sulphur diesel is down by $1.56, and will be sold for $137.92 per litre.

Users of kerosene will benefit from a price cut of $2.29, with the commodity being sold for $113.12 per litre this week.

Meanwhile, propane liquid petroleum will be sold for $39.33 per litre, an increase of $0.09, while butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $40.83 per litre, a decrease in price of $1.11.

The marketing companies and retailers will add their respective mark-ups to the prices from Petrojam.

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