The high dollar and oil price should not help reduce the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LNG), also known as cooking gas. In several regions of the country, the 13 kg canisters are being sold for an average of R$ 100.
In May, for example, the price of cooking gas rose by 1.24% on average across Brazil, according to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). The piped gas increased by 4.58%. This whole scenario is due to the price of oil at pre-pandemic levels, which makes the gas, derived from the commodity, not cheaper.ACESSE AS REDES DA PANORAMA OFFSHORE: