The decision, confirmed by the oil company Raizen to Ambit, It occurs within the framework of the agreement reached between the main oil companies that operate in the country and the Government, since the fuels are part of the Fair Prices program and that percentage can increase in March.
Although it is expected that in the next few hours other oil companies will follow the same path, From YPF they clarified to this medium that “for now” they will not apply the adjustment in the pumps.
Tonight’s increase is the fourth increase authorized by the Government. As of this Wednesday, the price of super gasoline at Shell service stations within the City of Buenos Aires was around 169.07 pesos, while that of premium gasoline was going to be 205.33 pesos.
Meanwhile, common diesel cost 189.05 and premium, 245.41 pesos.
It should be remembered that a month ago, on February 15, the oil company Raizen authorized a 4% increase. At the time, the brand’s licensee reported that the update was trying to “minimally absorb price increases in biofuels.”