Rosstat: weekly gasoline prices in Russia decreased by 0.3%, YTD up 4.8%

MOSCOW, December 24. Gasoline prices in Russia over the past week from 14 to 20 December 2015 fell by 0.3%, prices for diesel fuel remained unchanged. This is stated in the materials of Rosstat.

With the beginning of the year, gasoline prices rose 4.8%, while diesel fuel – by 3.4%.

The average consumer price of petrol on December 21 amounted 34,97 rubles per litre, including gasoline AI-76/AI-80 – 32,17 rubles, AI-92/AI-93 – 34 rubles (December 14 – 34,14 rubles), AI-95 and above – 36,89 roubles (36,99 ruble).

The average consumer price of diesel oil amounted 35,56 rubles (December 14 – 35,55 ruble) per liter.

Over the past week in 49 centres of subjects of the Russian Federation registered a decline in prices for gasoline, including in Yaroslavl and Abakan by 2.1% and 1.7% respectively. The increase in gasoline prices by 0.1-0.2% was observed in Kurgan, Novgorod and Grozny.

In Moscow consumer prices of gasoline automobile have decreased on 0,1%, in St. Petersburg – 0.3%.