Fuel price report

UK & overseas prices - August 2014

Petrol and diesel pump prices fell to their lowest for more than three years

Petrol and diesel pump prices fell to their lowest for more than three years

Petrol and diesel pump prices fell to their lowest for more than three years after a combination of improved supply and low demand saw Brent crude drop to its lowest for more than a year.

Oil: $102 a barrel.

Unleaded prices are down 1.9p from 131.6 ppl to 129.7 ppl.  Diesel prices have fallen  2.2p from 136.1 ppl to 133.9 ppl.  The price difference between unleaded and diesel has shrunk to 4.2 ppl.

National and regional

Northern Ireland has recorded the highest price for unleaded at 130.6 ppl.

Yorkshire and Humberside has recorded the lowest price for unleaded at 129.4 ppl. 

East Anglia has recorded the highest diesel price at 134.5 ppl.

Yorkshire and Humberside, the North and North West have the cheapest diesel at 133.5 ppl.

Supermarkets

Supermarket prices for unleaded have fallen to 128.1 ppl.  The gap between supermarket prices and the UK average for unleaded has shrunk to 1.6 ppl.


(Fuel price data is supplied by Experian Catalist in cooperation with Arval UK Ltd)

 

(27 August 2014)

 
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