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Gasoline AI-95 has risen in price record at auction of the St. Petersburg international commodity exchange on June 17, according to the site. The cost of a ton of fuel, according to the national index was 56.7 thousand rubles.
This is a record figure in the history of trading. So, during the crisis in the Russian oil market to 2018, the cost of gasoline AI-95 does not exceed 56,3 thousand rubles per ton. From mid-April the price has increased by more than 50 percent.
Interviewed by the Agency “Interfax”, the experts noted that the reasons for reducing prices at the present time no, because the market there is a shortage of gasoline AI-95. The demand for the petrol stations and traders continues to grow.
Economists also pointed out that demand for fuel in Russia after the abolition introduced to combat the coronavirus restrictions is recovering faster than the production at the refineries. Also the situation was affected by the government’s recent ban on imports of gasoline from abroad.
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