Petrol price increase by 22c/litre

Pretoria – The petrol price is set to increase by 22 cents a litre next Wednesday, the Energy Department announced on Friday.

A litre of 95 ULP will now cost R11.04 in Gauteng while it will cost R10.69 in the coast as of next Wednesday.

In July the petrol price decreased by 89 cents per litre.

A litre of Diesel 0.05% Sulphur is set to increase by 14.62 cents while that of Diesel 0.005% Sulphur will increase by 15.62 cents per litre.

Illuminating paraffin wholesale will increase by 15 cents and Illuminating Paraffin (SMNRP) is to increase by 20 cents.

“During the period under review the average international product prices of petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin increased. – SAnews