February 27, 2024

Petrobras must announce a reduction of up to R$0.30 in petrol next week

Reductions in diesel and gas cylinder prices should also be announced

A worker fills a car with petrol

247 Petrobras is scheduled to announce next week a reduction of up to 0.30 Brazilian reals in the price of gasoline used in refineries, a decrease of 10%. Diesel should drop R$0.10 in price (a decrease of about 4%) and R$15 in the price of a gas cylinder. Information posted on Wednesday (10) by Camarotti Blog.

President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Ministers Rui Costa (Casa Civil), Alexandre Silvera (Mines and Energy) and Petrobras President Jean-Paul Pratis spoke on Wednesday about changes in fuel prices.

According to the National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP), the average price of gasoline rose to R$5.52 per week from April 30 to May 6. The highest level was 0.18% compared to R$5.51 for the previous week. The highest price set by the National Ports Agency was R$7.35.

Liters of diesel was the 13th consecutive decline, dropping from R$5.71 to R$5.65. The decrease in fuel price was 1.05%. The most expensive value discovered by the agency in the week was 7.69 Brazilian reals.

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Ethanol traded at an average of R$4.15 per liter, up 1.21% compared to R$4.10 in the previous week, according to figures from the National Ports Agency.