Effective midnight Saturday, June 30, the retail prices of gasoline and diesel will increase, while the retail prices of kerosene and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) will decrease.
The new price of gasoline is Bds $3.96 per litre, up from $3.60, an increase of 36 cents. The price of diesel has increased by 41 cents per litre, moving from $2.80 per litre to $3.21 per litre. Kerosene now costs $1.45 per litre, down from $1.55, representing a decrease of 10 cents per litre.
Meanwhile, the 100 lb cylinder of LPG now retails at Bds $162.17, a reduction of 64 cents. The price of the 25 lb cylinder moved from $45.80 to $45.64, a saving of 16 cents, while the price of the 22 lb cylinder decreased by 14 cents from $40.47 to $40.33. The price of the 20 lb cylinder has been adjusted from $36.79 to $36.66, a decrease of 13 cents.
These price adjustments are in keeping with Government’s policy of allowing retail prices to be reflective of those on the international market.