Petrol prices increase by 350 VND per litre hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The Ministry of Industry and Trade and Ministry of Finance increased prices of all oil and petrol products by 350 VND per litre from 3:00pm on April 20.

Following a joint decision by the Ministries, RON 92 and E5 bio-petrol is sold at no more than 17,583 VND (0.77 USD) and 17,382 VND (0.76 USD) per litre, respectively, while the new ceiling prices of diesel 0.05S and kerosene are 13,819 VND (0.61 USD) and 12,338 VND (0.54 USD) per litre.

The average global price of petrol products during the last 15 days to April 20 was at 66.127 USD per barrel, up 5 USD compared with previous price adjustment.

The prices of petrol and oil are adjusted every 15 days by the two ministries depending on changes in the world market.-VNA