KINGSTON, Jamaica — Motorists should see a decrease at the pumps in the price of gasoline and an increase in price of diesel effective Thursday, September 1, according to the latest ex-refinery costs from Petrojam.
With both grades of gasoline down by $4.50, 87-octane gasoline will be sold for $201.66 per litre while 90-octane gasoline will be sold for $205.64 per litre.
Automotive diesel fuel will be sold for $238.26 per litre after an increase of $4.50, and ultra-low sulphur diesel will be sold for $245.25 per litre also up by $4.50.
Kerosene increased in price by $4.50 and will be sold for $216.80 per litre.
Propane liquid petroleum will be sold for $67.90 per litre up by $2.00 and butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $75.75 per litre after an increase of $1.50.
Marketing companies and retailers will add their respective mark-up to these prices.