Gas prices drop

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 | 4:27 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Motorists should get some reprieve at the pumps this week as Petrojam has reduced its ex-refinery prices for gasoline.

Both 87 and 90 Gasoline will fall by $1.74 to $103.93 and $105.59 per litre respectively.

Automotive diesel will cost $108.43, down 92 cents per litre.

Meanwhile kerosene will cost $108.91, 70 cents lower per litre.

Propane and butane will also cost less, down 48 cents and $2.19 in that order. Propane will sell for $34.01 per litre and Butane at $48.13 per litre.

Marketing companies and retailers will add their respective markup.





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