Fuel prices increase in 4th week of April

Prices of oil derivatives rose during the fourth week of April, compared with prices recorded in the third week, according to data released by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources on Monday.

The price of 95-octane gasoline rose from $ 697.77 per tonne to $ 708.66 per tonne, while the price of 90-octane gasoline rose from $ 675 per tonne to $ 687.71 per cent.

The price of diesel rose by 1.5 per cent from $ 624.2 per tonne to $ 633.3 and the price of kerosene also increased by 1.8 percent from $ 657.3 per tonne to $ 669.4.

The price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for the month of April increased by 3.3 percent reaching $ 529.4 per tonne compared to the price of $ 512.5 million last March.

The price of Brent oil rose in the fourth week of this month from $ 71 a barrel to $ 73.23, and increase of 3.1 percent.