Petrol price rises again

2011-10-28 12:46

The retail price of all grades of petrol will rise by 23 cents a litre from Wednesday, the department of energy has said.

That means in Gauteng a litre of 95 unleaded petrol (ULP) will cost R10.77; while 93 ULP and Lead Replacement Petrol will be R10.60 a litre.

Diesel with 0.05% and 0.005% sulphur will rise by 36 cents a litre wholesale, to R10.01 and R10.08 respectively.

Illuminating paraffin will rise by 41 cents a litre wholesale. The single maximum national retail price of illuminating paraffin will rise by 55 cents.

The maximum retail price for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) will rise by 34 cents a kilogram. – Sapa

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