New Petrol Prices in Pakistan: Over the next two weeks, beginning on March 16 and ending on March 31, the Federal Government of Pakistan has announced an increase in the price of gasoline. The notification states that the price of petroleum products, such as gasoline, high-speed diesel (HSD), and kerosene oil, will increase for the remainder of the month and the next two weeks.
According to the notification, the price of high-speed diesel (HSD) in Pakistan has increased by Rs. 13.00 per litre for the second half of March 2023, while gasoline has increased by Rs. 5.00 per litre. The cost of kerosene oil has also increased by 2.56 rupees per litre. The Government, however, has not raised the price of light diesel oil (LDO).
As a result, the price of gasoline has increased to Rs. 272.00 per litre in Pakistan, while the price of high-speed diesel (HSD) has decreased to Rs. 293.00 per litre. However, the price of light diesel oil (LDO) will continue at the existing level of Rs. 184.68 per litre and the new price of kerosene oil will be Rs. 190.29 per litre.
Petrol Prices in Pakistan From 16 March 2023
|PRODUCT||OLD PRICE (PKR)||NEW PRICE (PKR)||CHANGE (PKR)|
|High Speed Diesel (HSD)||280.00||293.00||+13.00|
|Light Diesel Oil (LDO)||184.68||184.68||+0.00|
Pakistan’s most recent diesel and gasoline prices will take effect for the second half of March 2023 at midnight on March 16.
“Platts Singapore prices increased during the past two weeks. POL goods have increased in Pakistan due to this and the Pak Rupee’s depreciation. The notification stated.
A copy of the notice is provided below:
In the most recent review, the Federal Government decreased the price of Pakistani gasoline by 5 rupees per litre while maintaining the cost of high-speed diesel (HSD). As this happened, the cost of kerosene and light diesel oil (LDO) decreased by Rs. 15,000 and Rs. 12,000 per litre, respectively.