Gas prices up $3.06, diesel up $2.94Wednesday, October 27, 2021
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Motorists should see an increase at the pumps in the prices of gasoline and an increase in the price of diesel, effective Thursday, October 27, according to the latest ex-refinery costs from Petrojam.
87- and 90-octane gasoline will be sold for $160.68 and $166.11 per litre, respectively, with both grades of gasoline up by $3.06.
Automotive diesel fuel will be sold for $161.05 per litre following an increase of $2.94 while ultra-low sulphur diesel is up by $3.06 and will be sold for $165.63 per litre.
Meanwhile, kerosene increased in price by $2.94 and will be sold for $138.80 per litre.
Propane liquid petroleum will be sold for $79.28 per litre, down by $1.21 and butane liquid petroleum will be sold for $88.11 per litre after an increase of $0.15.
Marketing companies and retailers will add their respective mark-up to these prices.