Gas prices up $1.77, $1.23, diesel up $1.28Wednesday, August 04, 2021
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Motorists should see an increase at the pumps in the prices of gasoline and diesel, effective Thursday, August 5, according to the latest ex-refinery costs from Petrojam.
87- and 90-octane gasoline will be sold for $157.56 and $164.84 per litre, respectively up by $1.77 and $1.23.
Automotive diesel fuel will be sold for $147.77 per litre following an increase of $1.28 while ultra-low sulphur diesel is up by $1.33 and will be sold for $157.19 per litre.
Meanwhile, kerosene increased in price by $1.47 and will be sold for $125.14 per litre.
Propane liquid petroleum increased in price by $1.90 and will be sold for $69.15 per litre and butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $76.96 per litre after an increase of $1.48.
Marketing companies and retailers will add their respective mark-up to these prices.
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