Fuel price hike on May Day

The Department of Energy announced on Sunday that fuel prices would be going up for the fifth consecutive month on Wednesday.

Petrol will increase by R0,54 per litre. This is consequently affect domestic and international factors.

Diesel with 0.05% sulphur will increase by R0,01 per litre.

Paraffin wholesale price will increase by R0,03 per litre, while the retail price will increase by R0,04.

April fuel price hikes (per litre)
Petrol
R1,34 for 93 octane unleaded, R1,31 for 95 unleaded (inland)
R1,29 for 93 unleaded, R1,26 for 95 unleaded (coastal)

Diesel
R0,81 (inland)
R0,76 (coastal)