Fuel Prices Liberia
Fuel Pricing Policies
"Pricing policy: Ministry of Commerce and Industry sets price ceilings for gasoline, diesel, and kerosene. In Apr 2012, government eliminated customs duties on fuels for schools, clinics and hospitals that are deemed by the minister of finance to be inadequately covered by budgetary appropriation or subsidies, as well as Liberia Electricity Corporation, Liberia Broadcasting System, and National Transit Authority.
Information: Ministry of Commerce and Industry announces new wholesale and retail prices of gasoline, diesel, and kerosene on its Web site."
(Source: Kojima, Masami. (2013, forthcoming). “Petroleum product pricing and complementary policies:Experience of 65 developing countries since 2009.” Washington DC: World Bank.)
Fuel Prices and Trends
|Gasoline 95 Octane||Diesel|
* benchmark lines: green=US price; grey=price in Spain; red=price of Crude Oil
US$ used as local currency for fuel pricing
Fuel Price Composition
The latest official information (of 2009) available implies a retail margin of 18 US Cents per gallon (or 4.75 US-Cents per liter). The given values are as shown above (price per gallon).
There is no further information available.
At a Glance
Only obsolete information is available on the official website. Information on price composition is missing (except for the retail margin).
Sources to the Public
|Type of Information||Web-Link / Source|
|Pump prices and margins||http://www.moci.gov.lr/content.php?sub=13&related=7&res=13&third=13|