Fuel prices to increase next week
By Kim Saulse
29 January 2010
The Department of Energy has confirmed that the retail price of all grades of petrol will increase by 18 cents a litre next week.
The wholesale price of diesel will rise by 10 cents a litre while illuminating paraffin goes up by five cents a litre.
The Department says for the period December 31 to January 28 the average international product prices of petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin increased and the rand/US dollar exchange rate strengthened when compared to the previous period.