Friday 5 June, 2020

Slight increases for gasoline and LPG 20, 22 and 100 lb cylinders

Effective February 3, 2020, Saint Lucians are to pay slightly more for gasoline at the pumps and cooking gas.

In keeping with changes in international oil prices and the Government’s application of the modified market pass-through petroleum pricing mechanism, the retail price of gasoline, LPG 20, 22 and 100 lb cylinders has changed while diesel and kerosene remain the same.

According to the Ministry of Consumers Affairs, Gasoline increased from $2.91 to $2.96 per litre or $13.24 to $ 13.43 per gallon, an increase of $0.05.

20-Pound Cylinder increased from $32.12 to $32.44 per cylinder, 22 Pound Cylinder increased from $35.61 to $35.96 per cylinder and 100 Pound Cylinder increased from $204.42 to $206.01 per cylinder.

Diesel remains unchanged at $ $2.94 per litre but increased from $13.36 to $13.37 per gallon.

Kerosene remains unchanged at $1.83 per litre or $8.30 per gallon

The next adjustment of the retail price of fuel products will be on Monday, February 24, 2020.

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