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Gas and kerosene prices fall, LPG rises

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Effective midnight tonight, Sunday, April 15, the retail prices of gasoline and kerosene will fall and the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) will rise. The price of diesel remains unchanged.

The new retail price of gasoline will be $3.31 per litre, down from $3.44 per litre, a decrease of 13 cents. The price of diesel remains at $2.60 per litre while the price of kerosene will be lowered from $1.41 per litre to $1.36 per litre, a decrease of five cents.

The retail prices of LPG will be adjusted from $168.69 per 100 lb cylinder to $169.88 per 100 lb cylinder, an increase of $1.19.The price of the 25 lb cylinder will move from $47.27 to $47.57, a 30 cents increase. The new price of the 22 lb cylinder is $42.03, up from $41.76, an increase of 27 cents; while the price of the 20 lb cylinder has increased by 24 cents from $37.97 to $38.21.

These price adjustments are in keeping with Government’s policy of allowing retail prices of petroleum to be reflective of those on the international market. (BGIS)

 

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