The exchange territorial index of Regular-92 (Ai-92) gasoline exceeded 57 thousand rubles. per ton, the index of the brand “Regular-95” (AI-95) exceeded 59.8 thousand rubles., follows from the data of the St. Petersburg International Commodity Exchange (SPIMEX). Both indices have renewed their all-time highs. AI-92 sets records for the third day in a row.
Gasoline AI-92 in the course of trading on SPIMEX went up by 0.55%, to 57.06 thousand rubles. per ton. The market value of AI-95 gasoline increased by 0.59%, to 59.84 thousand rubles. The previous record for the AI-92 was set the day before, July 20 (56.75 thousand rubles per ton). The AI-95 has updated its maximum since July 3, 2020 (59.78 thousand rubles per ton).
The Ministry of Energy said earlier that the rise in gasoline prices is associated with general inflation, fluctuations in wholesale prices due to increased seasonal demand, as well as an increase in demand amid frosts. The price of AI-92 gasoline may soon be more than 10% higher than the price fixed in the law for calculating the damper, which is why oil companies risk losing billions of dollars in compensation for fuel supplies to the domestic market.
Details – in the material “Kommersant” “Gasoline poured over the edge.”