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Sign showing prices of gas, kerosene and diesel outside NP gas station at Canefield
Sign showing prices of gas, kerosene and diesel outside NP gas station at Canefield

The price of petrol dropped again this week, making prices in January 2016 the lowest in 12 months.

From 4th January Dominican drivers have to pay $9.85 per gallon i.e. 60 cents less than last December when the cost of a gallon of petrol was $10.18.

But the price per gallon of diesel increased by 79 cents per gallon from $7.93 to $8.72.

However, Kerosene prices dropped $1.67 per gallon (from $9.20 to $7.53 per gallon).

The prices of petroleum products have been rising and falling in Dominica throughout last year but prices did not dip below 10 dollars per gallon; December prices were the lowest for the year.

The average price of petrol in 2015 was $12.84.

See list below:

•January - $11.42

•February - $10.47

•March - $10.28

•April - $12.06

•May -$12.11

•June- $13.05

•20th July -$13.30

•17th August- $12.76

•14th September - $11.39

•12th October -$10.49

•16th November- $10.29

•8th December - $10.18

  • 4th January 2016- $9.85


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