Diesel prices dip


Average diesel prices took a dive in the week ended May 31, according to terminal gate pricing data

Average diesel prices took a dive in the week ended May 31, according to terminal gate pricing data from the Australian Institute of Petroleum.

The AIP data is based on information provided by BP Australia, Caltex, Shell Australia and ExxonMobil.

Melbourne’s diesel continued to be the cheapest in the country, averaging 109 cents for the week, down 0.8 cents from the previous week.

The price remained slightly cheaper than Sydney and Brisbane, where the average prices at the pumps were 109.4 and 109.2 cents per litre respectively.

Darwin topped the list with an average diesel price of 113.7 cents- 3.4 cents higher than Perth, which finished as the second most expensive city at 110.3 cents a litre.

Trader Business Media titles ATN, Owner//Driver and ABC now publish a summary of terminal gate diesel prices across key capital cities every week. To view this data, available only to subscribers, click here.


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