Retail gasoline prices are stable for 8 consecutive week

According to the Agency the retail prices of gasoline stable for the eighth week, and the price of diesel fuel declined slightly.

Photo: Sergey Bobylev/TASS FAS will take the necessary measures with the growth in gasoline prices

In Russia on average over the last week, 1 liter of gasoline rose 1 cent to 44.94 RUB the Cost of a liter of gasoline AI-92 and AI-95 has not changed and is 42,52 ruble and 45.93, respectively. Mark AI-98 rose by one penny to 52,03 rubles per liter. Diesel fuel for two weeks, fell 8 cents to 48,05 rubles.

Previously, “Independent fuel Union”, uniting several independent networks of stations, warned of a possible speculative growth of prices for fuel because of the epidemic of the coronavirus. But the statistics do not confirm these concerns.

In response to the statement of the Union, a member of the state Duma Committee on energy Boris Gladkikh, urged not to spread panic, so people don’t have to be reserved by gasoline for the future, and messages about the risk of rising prices called “unprofessional”.