Gas prices to drop, diesel increases

Consumers will pay less for gasoline products as of midnight tonight, while the price of diesel, kerosene, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) is expected to rise.

A statement from the Government Information Service says the retail price of gasoline will fall by six cents from $3.35 per litre to $3.29 per litre.

The price of diesel will rise by six cents, from $2.67 to $2.63 per litre. Kerosene will now retail at $1.43 per litre, up from $1.31.

Meanwhile, LPG will now cost $173.33 per 100 lb cylinder, up from $170.42 – an increase of $2.91.

The price of a 25 lb cylinder will rise by 72 cents to $48.43, while the 22 lb cylinder will cost $42.79, up by 64 cents.

The 20 lb cylinder will increase by 59 cents, from $38.31 to $34.90.

Source: BGIS

8 Responses to Gas prices to drop, diesel increases

  1. luther thorne February 4, 2018 at 8:07 pm

    That is 6 dollars more in gas for every $100 you spend.
    That amounts to about just short of 2 litres.
    Stupse
    Stupse
    Stupse.

    Please return to the time when the Gas price at the pump remain Stable.

    When oil was $ 30 , the price of oil never went down . Costs and Cost of Insurance and Freight were blamed.
    You cant believe anything said.
    The former Central Bank Governor never condemned anything but now he come out he condemning and recommending.
    Just goes to show yuh cant believe anything said. You gotta open eyes wide and see

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  2. milli watt February 4, 2018 at 9:55 pm

    lovely……….lololol

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  3. Tony Webster February 5, 2018 at 5:34 am

    As I use a gasoline-powered car, I just changed my voting intention. I swear. I shall also offer up prayers of thanks …in due course, and ask forgiveness for swearing so much these days…5$##*00$@/>>%4422888866

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  4. milli watt February 5, 2018 at 7:54 am

    I goin shift the increase from gasoline to diesel ………. wonder if the peasants notice.

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  5. Sue Donym February 5, 2018 at 8:52 am

    “The price of diesel will rise by six cents, from $2.67 to $2.63”
    “The 20 lb cylinder will increase by 59 cents, from $38.31 to $34.90”
    Cut and pasted from the above article @08:52 hrs.

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  6. Spectre February 5, 2018 at 9:02 am

    Some of the figures in this article don’t make any sense: “The price of diesel will rise by six cents, from $2.67 to $2.63 per litre. ” huh??

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    • Leroy February 5, 2018 at 9:17 am

      Qite obviou typst put $2.63 insted of 2.73$

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  7. Richard Johnston February 5, 2018 at 3:19 pm

    Why does Barbados have to pay bureaucrats to perform a function the market handles perfectly well?

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