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Huge petrol price rise on way

2013-03-01 13:45

PRETORIA - The national energy department has announced that the retail price of all grades of petrol will increase by 81 cents a litre from March 6 2013.

The price of desel with 0.05 and 0.005% sulphur content will rise by 58.3c/litre.

The wholesale price of paraffin will go up by 57c/litre.

The department said that during the period under review the average international product prices of petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin had increased.