Effective midnight Sunday, April 15, the retail prices of gasoline and kerosene decreased while the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) increased. The price of diesel is unchanged.
The new retail price of gasoline is Bds$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 moves from $1.41 per litre to $1.36 per litre, a decrease of five cents.
The retail prices of LPG moves from Bds $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 moves 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 is up 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.