Since mid-May 2018, there has been an increase in retail prices for petroleum products. Average prices for the country on May 18 rose by 8-13 kopecks per liter. The growth of world oil quotes during the last two months caused this behavior of the market.
On May 17, the cost of Brent crude oil reached $ 80.31 per barrel — a record level for the past four years.
This stable trend has created precondition for the growth of prices in the Ukrainian market. According to experts, it is likely that in the near future the cost of all fuel brands at gas stations will grow by 1 hryvnia per liter. Further dynamics will depend on the vector of movement of world prices for oil and oil products.
Dynamics of retail prices in the networks of gas stations of the members of the Ukrainian Oil and Gas Association (UO&GA) on the 18th /17th of May 2018 UAH / L
|Company||А-92 UAH / L||А-95, UAH / L||А-95+, UAH / L||Diesel gas oil, UAH / L|
|Average price in Ukraine:||28,37||0,08||29,32||0,09||30,47||0,13||27,12||0,10|
The Ukrainian Oil and Gas Association is an industry association representing the interests of the largest players in the oil and gas market. Today, the Association includes 14 largest wholesale, retail, oil extracting, processing enterprises representing national, international, private and state-owned businesses, among them: WOG, OKKO, Shell, AMIC of Ukraine, SOCAR, KLO, Parallel, SunOil, Glusco, Gaztron, Ukrhazvydobuvannya, Tsentrnaftogazpostach, as well as wholesale suppliers of BNK-Ukraine and Alliance Oil Ukraine. Members of the Association provide about 50% of retail trade and about 80% of the market for imports of petroleum products.