Petrol station staff sells petrol for a customer. (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi(VNA) – Retail petrol prices continue to fall by as much as 729 VND per litre as of from 3 pm on February 3, the third consecutive reduction since the beginning of 2016.

Accordingly, the prices of RON 92 petrol and E5 bio-fuel were reduced by 729 VND and 496 VND per litre, respectively.

As such, the respective maximum prices of RON 92 petrol and E5 bio-fuel will be 14,713 VND (0.66 USD) per litre and 14,263 VND (0.64 USD) per litre.

The price of diesel 0.05S also dropped by 627 VND per litre. Likewise, the prices for kerosene and mazut were revised down by 483 VND per litre and a mere 20 VND per kilograme respectively.

This deduction has made the current petrol price some 3,000 VND per litre lower than that in early 2015.-VNA