Effective midnight Sunday, October 7, there will be a drop in the prices for gasoline and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), while the prices for diesel and kerosene will increase.
Gasoline will now be sold at $3.89 per litre, down from $3.91; a decrease of $0.02. Diesel will retail at $3.20 per litre, up from $3.14; an increase of $0.06, while kerosene will be sold at $1.50 per litre, up from $1.47; this is an increase of $0.03.
Meanwhile, the 100lb cylinder of LPG will now retail at $142.31, a decrease of $0.97. The price of the 25 lb cylinder will move from $40.92 to $40.68, a reduction of $0.24. The price of the 22lb cylinder decreased by $0.22, from $36.18 to $35.96, while the price of the 20 lb cylinder has been adjusted from $32.89 to $32.69, a reduction of $0.20.
These price adjustments are in keeping with Government’s policy of allowing retail prices to be reflective of those on the international market.