FUEL PRICES UP
Barbadians will be paying more for fuel as of midnight.
See below the release containing the new prices from the Government Information Service.
PETROLEUM PRICES TO RISE EFFECTIVE MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
Effective midnight tonight, Friday, June 30, the retail price of gasoline, diesel, kerosene and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) will rise.
The new retail price of gasoline will be Bds$3.18 per litre, up from $2.94. The price of diesel will move from $2.13 per litre to $2.37, while the price of kerosene will be $1.08 per litre, up from $1.05. These represent increases of 24 cents per litre for gasoline and diesel, and three cents per litre for kerosene.
The retail prices of LPG will be adjusted from Bds$144.38 to $153.42 per 100 lb cylinder, an increase of $9.04; from $41.19 to $43.46 per 25 lb cylinder, an increase of $2.27; from $36.42 to $38.41 per 22 lb cylinder, an increase of $1.99; and from $33.11 to $34.91 per 20 lb cylinder, an increase of $1.80.(BGIS)