China raises prices of refined oil, electricity
China’s top economic planner announced Thursday night the country will raise the prices of gasoline, diesel oil, aviation kerosene and electricity, revealing an unprecedented broad plan to raise energy prices.
Beginning June 20th, the benchmark gasoline and diesel oil retail prices will be marked up by 1,000 yuan (144.9 U.S.dollars) per tonne, with the price of aviation kerosene up by 1,500 yuan per tonne.
The price rises also translate into mark-ups of 0.8 yuan and 0.92 yuan per liter, the measurement used at service stations in China, for gasoline and diesel oil respectively.
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