Trade Ministry Keeps Fuel Prices Unchanged

ADDIS ABABA – The Ministry of Trade and Regional Integration has kept all fuel prices unchanged for the next 30 days.

Its previous two tariff adjustments – prompted by the rise in the global crude oil and naphtha market – saw retail prices of fuel in Ethiopia surge for two consecutive months.

In a statement today, the ministry said the prices at the pump set for September would remain unchanged for the next 30 days.

Accordingly, a liter of Benzene was retained at 77.65 Birr and white diesel at 79.75 Birr a liter in the cycle ending November 16, 2023.

A liter of kerosene was also retained at 79.75 Birr while light black stayed diesel at 62.36 Birr, hard black diesel price at 61.16 Birr, and jet fuel at 70.83 per liter.