Prices for gasoline in Russia broke a historical record

Gasoline of the AI-95 brand reached a mark of 60.5 thousand rubles per ton on the European territorial index, evidenced by the data of the St. Petersburg International Commodity Exchange (SPBMTSB).

The cost of broke the third historical record in a row. On September 22, the price reached 60.18 thousand rubles, the 23rd gasoline would rise to 60.3 thousand rubles. September 24, an increase was 0.32 percent.

In the Ministry of Energy of Russia, they explained the oscillations of exchange prices with repairs at oil refining factories (refinery), as well as the transition of the market with summer fuels to winter. The department claims that under the specified reasons, demand is growing, but the risk of deficiency does not see.

“To preserve the stable situation of the Ministry of Energy of Russia and the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) of Russia, the fuel market is conducted daily monitoring, the fuel headquarters are carried out, the recommendations on stable supply to the market are communicated and increased in the near future,” the Ministry explained to the ministry September.

/Media reports.