Gasoline prices in Russia increased by 4.3% in 2019

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Moscow, January 31 – “News.Economy.” Retail prices for gasoline in Russia last year increased by 4.3%, prices for diesel fuel increased by 7.1%.

This information has been published in the materials of Rosstat data on the dynamics of consumer prices and producer prices for gasoline and diesel fuel.

In December 2019, an increase was recorded in consumer prices of gasoline by 1.9% in annual terms, the growth of retail prices for automobile fuel in Russia as a whole last year was 4.3%.

According to estimates from Rosstat, consumer prices on gasoline in Russia in December 2019, on average, were higher than producer prices by 2.4 times in December 2018 – 2 times.

In the segment of diesel fuel retail prices by the end of 2019 increased by 7.1%. Producer prices for diesel fuel in Russia in 2019 compared to 2018 decreased by 3.4%. Text: News.Economy