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

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).