Slight decrease in fuel prices during third week of July

Economy

Published: 2019-07-22 15:40

Last Updated: 2019-07-22 16:47


Slight decrease in fuel prices during third week of July
Slight decrease in fuel prices during third week of July
Roya News Source

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources said in a statement that the prices of international oil derivatives and Brent crude witnessed a slight decrease during the third week of July 2019, compared to an increase during the second week of the same month.

The prices of 95-octane gasoline dropped by 0.5% from JD 458.581 ($ 646.8) per tonne to JD 456.171 ($643.40) per tonne, while the price of 90-octane gasoline decreased by 0.7% from JD 440.289 ($621) per tonne to JD 437.169 ($616.6).

Diesel prices decreased by 0.8% from JD 418.877 ($590.8) per tonne to JD 415.403 ($585.9) and kerosene prices also decreased by 0.55% from JD 447.379 ($631) per tonne to JD 444.897 ($627.5).

However, prices of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) remained unchanged at JD 255.240 ($360).