Gas prices increase again

Wednesday, January 02, 2013

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Petrojam has announced an increase in the ex-refinery prices of nearly all categories of fuel.

The prices of 87 and 90-octane gasoline have increased by $1.33 per litre, they will now be sold for $101.40 and $103. 05 respectively.

Automotive diesel fuel has had a price increase of 72cents, and will now be sold for $108.51 per litre.

A decrease of 50 cents will see kerosene oil being sold for $108.32 per litre.

Meanwhile propane liquid petroleum gas will be sold for $35.65 per litre and butane liquid petroleum gas sold for $57.39 per litre, after price increases of $1.50 and 36 cents per litre, respectively.

Retailers will add their mark up.

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