Barbadians to pay more for gasoline and diesel
Barbadians will pay more for gasoline, diesel and kerosene, and less for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) from midnight Sunday.
The retail price of gasoline will move from Bds$2.82 per litre to $2.91, an increase of nine cents per litre.
The price of diesel will move from Bds$1.95 to $2.09, 14 cents more. Kerosene will now retail at $1.05 cents per litre, up from 90 cents.
Meanwhile, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) will now retail at Bds$135.16 per 100 lb. cylinder, down from Bds$137.95, a decrease of $2.79.
The price of the 25 lb. cylinder is now $38.89, a decrease of 61 cents, while the 22 lb. cylinder will cost $34.39, down by 53 cents.
The price of a 20 lb. cylinder has moved from $31.75 to $31.26, a 49 cents saving.
The Energy Division explained that the adjustments in retail prices were due solely to changes in the CIF (cost, insurance and freight) of these refined products.