Last Friday (13), data from the National Agency of Oil, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) showed that the average prices of gasoline and ethanol in the fuel stations of Brazil rose throughout the week. The average value of diesel decreased.
According to the agency, the increase in the price of ordinary gasoline at the pumps was 0.55% compared to the previous week, to 4,368 reais per liter. Different from diesel, which fell 0.43% in the period, with the liter costing on average 3.457 reais. Ethanol advanced 0.66% in the weekly comparison, reaching an average value of 3.071 reais per liter.
Petrobras raised the price of gasoline at its refineries by 6%, while diesel rose 5%, in the first November adjustment that occurred after two consecutive cuts in the price of gasoline and one in the price of diesel last month.