Island, March 31, 2004 �
Regulatory and Appeals Commission announced today that wholesalers have
been authorized to increase all gasoline prices in their dealer and consumer
schedules by 3.2 cents per litre (cpl). Effective April 1, 2004 the average
maximum pump price of regular unleaded gasoline at self-serve outlets
will be 84.3 cpl. This includes the increase authorized by the
Commission, as well as tax changes announced by the Government
yesterday. The Commission also announced that approved
prices for the month of March for diesel, furnace fuel and stove oil
will continue in effect for the month of April, 2004.
In addition, Irving Oil
Limited received approval to decrease, by 3.2 cpl, and Superior Propane
Inc. received approval to decrease, by 2.7 cpl, all propane prices
contained in their respective propane pricing schedules based on
decreases in product acquisition costs.
adjustments become effective at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, April 1, 2004.
here for published prices effective April 1, 2004