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JM | Aug 24, 2022

All but diesel, USLD drops at the pumps as Petrojam unveils mixed pricing regimen

Gavin Riley

Gavin Riley / Our Today

A mixed outlook awaits the motoring public come tomorrow (August 25), as State-owned refinery, Petrojam, announced an update to its baseline prices.

Petrojam, in its latest petroleum product index, has slashed $4.50 off 87-octane gasolene prices, which now close at J$206.16, effective tomorrow (August 25).

Prices were reduced only for 87- and 90-octane gasolene, as costs went up for Petrojam’s other commonly sought products.

It is expected that retailers will add their mark-ups to the announced prices.

See breakdown of prices below:

ProductPrice per unit (Effective August 25, 2022)Price change (from last week)
Gasolene 87$206.16-$4.50 ($210.66)
Gasolene 90$210.13-$4.50 ($214.63)
Auto diesel$233.76$4.50 ($229.26)
Kerosene$212.30$4.50 ($207.80)
Propane$65.90$0.79 ($65.11)
Butane$75.25$1.19 ($74.06)
ULSD$240.74$4.50 ($236.24)

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