Gasoline prices up, but diesel down this week
Motorists will be paying more for gasoline, but less for diesel, when they fill up at the pumps over the next seven days, according to the latest weekly movement in prices from Petrojam, the state-owned oil refinery.
Effective Thursday, November 7, 87 and 90-octane gasoline will be sold for $129.65 and $132.49 per litre, respectively, up by $1.17 each.
At the same time, automotive diesel fuel will be sold for $133.92 per litre following a decrease of $3.00, while ultra-low sulphur diesel is down by $1.55, and will be sold for $139.42 per litre.
Kerosene is down in price by $1.60, and will be sold for $114.84 per litre.
Meanwhile, propane liquid petroleum will be sold for $43.67 per litre, an increase of $2.19, while butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $49.40 per litre, up by $2.63.
The marketing companies and retailers will add their respective mark-ups to the prices from Petrojam.