Monthly Fuel Prices Update – Oct 2021

The average international product prices for Petrol, Diesel and Illuminating Paraffin decreased during the period under review.

The Rand depreciated against the US Dollar during the period under review, on average, when compared to the previous period. The average Rand/US Dollar exchange rate for the period 30 July 2021 to 26 August 2021 was 14.7791 compared to 14.5359 during the previous period. This led to a higher contribution to the Basic Fuel Prices on petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin by 13.23 c/l, 12.16 c/l and 11.96 c/l respectively.