O average price of gasoline in the national market fell 1.52% in a week, points out a survey by the National Petroleum Agency (ANP). The price in the period ended this Saturday, 9/3, had an average of BRL 5.17while last week it was at R$ 5.25.
Already in the case of diesel, the price remained stable. There was a decrease of 0.43%, ranging in one week from R$ 6.93 to BRL 6.90.
It is worth remembering that the price of gasoline at refineries was readjusted four times by Petrobras in July. In two months, the drop in gasoline reaches 30%.
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Current average gasoline prices are the lowest since February 2021.
Ethanol and CNG
The average price of ethanol this week closed at R$ 3.71, ranging between R$ 2.87 and R$ 6.99.
CNG, on the other hand, ended the week costing an average of R$ 5.04. The minimum price found by the ANP was R$3.18, while the maximum was R$7.43.
The price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) – 13kg cooking gas, presented an average price of R$ 111.57. The minimum was BRL 81.99 and the maximum was BRL 150.
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