Gasoline prices in Russia decreased after 5 weeks of stability


Moscow. December 3. Consumer prices on gasoline in Russia from 24 to 30 November fell 0.1%, Rosstat said.

During the five previous weeks, the price remained unchanged. Stability in average weekly gasoline prices were preceded by an increase of 0.1% for four consecutive weeks. From the beginning, the gasoline retail price increased by 5.5%.

The price of diesel fuel from 24 to 30 November rose 0.1% after increasing 0.4% and 0.6% for the previous two weeks. With the beginning of the year the diesel fuel price increased by 2.9%.

In Moscow and St.-Petersburg consumer prices of gasoline last week fell by 0.1%. At the observed stations in Moscow gasoline AI-92 (AI-93 and etc.) can be purchased at the price of up to 35,80 33,49 rubles per liter, AI-95 and above – from up to 39,30 36,40 rbl., in St. Petersburg gasoline AI-92 (AI-93 and etc.) – to 33,20 35,19 rbl., AI-95 and higher – from and 36.80 to 38,69 rubles. per liter.

The cost of a liter of gasoline in Russia on average at 30 November amounted to RUB 35,23 (November 23 – 35,25 rubles), including stamps And-76 (AI-80) – 32,22 RUB (also 32,21 rbl.), AI-92/93 – 34,29 rubles (34,31 rbl.), a high-octane (Ron 95 and above) – 37,11 rubles (37,12 rbl.). Diesel fuel on November 23, averaged 35,42 rubles (November 23 – 35,39 roubles).

Production of gasoline in Russia from 23 to 29 November grew by 2.1% in comparison with the previous period – up to 768,6 thousand tons. The production of diesel fuel also grew by 0.7% to 1 492,2 million tonnes.