Petrol price to increase again
THE PRICE of petrol will increase by 44c/litre for 93 octane and 43c/ l for 95 octane on Wednesday, the Energy department announced yesterday.
The diesel price will increase by 23c/l, while the retail price of paraffin goes up by 30c/l. LP Gas will cost 58c more per kilogram.
In a statement, the department attributed the increases to the strengthening of the rand against the dollar, as well as a rise in the petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin price in the international markets.