Government has increased the prices of Liquefied Petroleum Gas as of Monday April 16th, 2018.
According to a release issued by the government, a 20 pound gas will now sell for $37.15 in Area 1, $38.15 in Area 2, $39.15 in Area 3 and 42.15 in Area 4, an increase of $2.63 cents, since August 2017.
The 25-pound cylinder will now sell for $45.19 in Area 1, $46.19 in Area 2, $47.19
In Area 3 and $50.19 in Area 4, an increase of $3.28 cents.
100-pound cylinders will now sell for $180.77 in all areas except, Area 4, which will sell for $ 201.77 in Area 4, an increase of $13.15 cents.
Area I: means areas within a radius of two miles of the court house, Kingstown (approximately Kingstown to Arnos Vale/villa area on the windward side and Kingstown to Lowmans Lwd on the Leeward side);
Area II: means areas adjoining Area I extending from Area I north-east to Langley Park and north-west to keartons including all areas lying between Langley Park and Keartons;
Area III: means all areas on the mainland, other than those falling within Area I & II
Area IV: Grenadines.