July 1, 2022
Werther Santana/ Estadão

Gasoline is rising and the maximum price is R$8; Cylinder up to R$140 – savings

Cooking gas already costs R$140 per 13kg bottle in Sorriso, Mato Grosso, according to a survey. National Agency for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) For the week of October 31 to November 6. The average price in the country was R$102.48, up 0.4% from the previous week.

The product was last increased by Petrobras On October 9 for 7%. The lowest price the ANP found was in Arasatuba, São Paulo, at R$75 per cylinder.

Regular gasoline, in the same week, was $8 per liter in Paje, in Rio Grande do Sul, reaching BRL 7,999 per liter. The lowest price per liter, 5,297 BRL, is found in Atibaia, São Paulo. On average, the price of gasoline was R$6.710 per liter.

The center of tensions between the government and truck drivers average price diesel It rose 2.4% in a week, still reflecting Petrobras’ increase announced Oct. 26. According to ANP, the average price was R$5,339 per liter, the most expensive being R$6.70 in Cruzeiro do Sul, in Acre, and the cheapest at R$4,299 in Sumaré, São Paulo.

Petrobras readjusts the fuel within the import price parity policy, which takes into account the price of oil on the international market, the exchange rate and the costs of importing the product.

According to analysts, despite the repeated increases, the prices charged by the state-owned company in refineries are still lower than those negotiated abroad, which leads to a gap that must be reduced gradually, as the price of oil continues to rise and the riyal if its value is reduced. .