Fuel prices up for November

APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY O1 NOVEMBER 2018: The retail prices for petrol, diesel and kerosene in Samoa are up for the month of November.

Petrol is up by 9 sene from $2.88 to 2.97 per litre, for Diesel by 10sene from $2.91 to $3.01 sene per litre and for Kerosene by 8sene from $2.55 to 2.63 sene per litre.

The new prices come into effect as of today as the Minister of Finance, Sili Epa Tuioti advised.

The Ministry of Finance said higher September prices ‘MOPS’ set November prices with a  further weakening of the Talā by 0.7%  against the US$ also impacted the final prices. Tension in the Middle East over Iran and OPEC’s ability to control production have led to further increases in world crude oil and product prices.

Retail Prices at Service Stations
30 November 2018
Petrol Diesel Kerosene – $2.97 per litre
Diesel – $3.01 per litre
Kerosene – $2.63 per litre