Petrobras raises price of gasoline, diesel and cooking gas

The prices of gasoline, cooking gas (Liquefied gas of the oil, or LPG) and diesel have experienced an increase in their prices in this Thursday (13).

The adjustment was made by Petrobras, which stated that the increase in would be 4% in gasoline, 2% in diesel oil and an average increase of 5% in Kitchen. It is worth remembering that this is the fifth price adjustment of LPG in the refineries of the state-owned company, also valid for the product consumed in the industries and Trade.

The reason for the change is the rise in Brent-type oil, whose barrel was quoted around US$ 45.46 on the international market in the last Wednesday (12). With the price of the barrel, Petrobras was pressured and had to adjust their home prices.