Petrol Prices Go Up In July Review

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The Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) has announced new prices for the period between July 15 and August 14, 2019.

In the review, the price of super petrol will go up by Ksh0.29 per litre while diesel and kerosene decreased by Ksh0.88 and Ksh2.31 per litre respectively.

“The changes in this month’s prices have been as a consequence of the average landed cost of imported Super Petrol decreasing by 1.83% from US$538.8 (Ksh.55,469.46) per cubic metre in May 2019 to US$528.26 (Ksh.54,384.37),” read the statement.

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The landed cost of diesel decreased by 3.07% from US$535.84 (Ksh.55,164.73) per cubic metre to US$519.39 (Ksh.53,471.20); while that of kerosene decreased by 5.49% from US$535.84 (Ksh. 55,164.73) to US$519.39 (Ksh. 53,471.20) per cubic metre.

The price super petrol in Nairobi will be Ksh115.39 with diesel retailing at Ksh103.88 and kerosene at Ksh101.97 per litre.

The prices in Nakuru will be Ksh115.86 for super petrol, diesel Ksh104.58 and kerosene Ksh102.69. In Mombasa, super petrol will retail at Ksh112.74, diesel at Ksh101.25 and kerosene at Ksh99.35 per litre.

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