RSA Fuel Prices

(4 June 2014 - 1 July 2014)

Petrol Inland Coastal
93 ULP (c/l) 1379.00 1366.00
93 LRP (c/l) 1379.00 -
95 ULP (c/l) 1402.00 1361.00
95 LRP (c/l) - 1361.00
Retail Pricing
Diesel Inland Coastal
0.05%S (c/l) 1276.39 1245.79
0.005%S (c/l) 1279.79 1249.19
Wholesale Pricing
Paraffin Inland Coastal

Wholesale Pricing (c/l)

974.228 924.028
LPGas Inland Coastal
Retail Pricing (c/kg) 2501.00 2319.00

Oil Price

SA Fuels Price Changes

Petrol (ALL GRADES)

93 ULP & LRP: 22.0 c/litre decrease in retail price

95 ULP & LRP: 22.0 c/litre decrease in retail price

Diesel 0.05% Sulphur 23.58 c/litre decrease in wholesale price
Diesel 0.005% Sulphur 25.58 c/litre decrease in wholesale price
Illuminating Paraffin (Wholesale) 10.0 c/litre decrease in wholesale price
Illuminating Paraffin (SMNRP) 13.0 (Countrywide) c/litre decrease in the Single Maximum National Retail price (SMNRP)

Maximum Retail price for LPGAS

27.0 c/kg decrease in maximum retail price

During the period under review, the average international product prices of Petrol and Diesel decreased, whilst Illuminating Paraffin prices increased.

The average Rand/US Dollar exchange rate strengthened when compared to the previous period. The average Rand/US Dollar exchange rate for the period 22 May 2014 to 29 May 2014 was 10.4042 compared to 10.5576 during the previous period. The strengtening of the Rand against the US$ decreased the contribution to the BFP (Basic Fuels Price) on petrol, diesel and IP by 12.20 c/l, 12.37 c/l & 12.18 c/l respectively.

In line with the Self-adjusting Slate Levy Mechanism Rules, the Slate Levy on petrol and diesel will be decreased by 6.58 c/l from 6.58 c/l to 0.00 c/l with effect from 4 June 2014 .

Source: Department of Energy, Republic of South Africa.

Download: DoE Media Release (30 May 2014).