Wholesale diesel prices jump again


Average diesel prices rose in the week ended June 7, according to AIP terminal gate prices

Average diesel prices rose in the week ended June 7 by a national average of 5.2 cents per litre, 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.

Prices in all states excluding Darwin hovered around the 114 to 115 cents per litre mark until throughout the week.

Melbourne’s diesel continued to be the cheapest in the country, averaging 114.4 cents for the week up 3.7 cents from the previous week and remaining slightly cheaper than Brisbane where the average prices at the pumps finished at 114.6, Sydney prices averaged 114.9 at the weeks end.

Darwin topped the list with an average diesel price of 119.1 cents- 3.7 cents higher than Perth which finished as the second most expensive city at 115.4 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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