Pump prices are on the rise again after a six-month collapse
Pump prices continue to rise despite the oil price falling back from $60 a barrel – a weaker exchange rate and overseas demand for petrol being to blame.
Unleaded prices are up 3.6p from 108.3 ppl to 111.9 ppl. Diesel prices have risen 3.1p from 115.1 ppl to 118.2 ppl. The price difference between unleaded and diesel has shrunk to 6.3 ppl.
Scotland has recorded the highest price for unleaded at 112.5 ppl. Northern Ireland has recorded the lowest price for unleaded at 111.5 ppl. Scotland has recorded the highest diesel price at 118.9 ppl. Northern Ireland has the cheapest diesel at 117.4 ppl.
Supermarket prices for unleaded have risen to 109.9 ppl. The gap between supermarket prices and the UK average for unleaded has shrunk to 2.0 ppl.
(Fuel price data is supplied by Experian Catalist in cooperation with Arval UK Ltd)
(31 March 2015)