LP gas. Prices drop this week in CDMX and Edomex

Inhabitants of the Mexico City and State of Mexico, two of the main centers of liquefied gas consumption oil (LP) received their early Christmas: the average price of LP gas it fell 1.97 and 2.26 pesos per kilogram, respectively, in both entities.

Price of LP gas in CDMX

According to the maximum prices reported by the Energy regulatory commission (CRE), the current prices for the 16 mayors of the CDMX will be 22.34 pesos per kilogram distributed in metal cylinders during the week of November 28 to December 4, when a week before it was sold in 24.31 pesos.

Arguing that on November 27 and 28 maintenance will be carried out on the CRE systems, so they will be out of service from 0:00 a.m. on Saturday 27 to 11:59 p.m. on Sunday 28 of the same month. , it was impossible to obtain the price movements reported by Wellness Gas in the municipalities of Iztapalapa and Tláhuac in Mexico City.

LP gas price in Edomex

Regarding the price of the LP gas in the state of Mexico, which for price purposes was divided into 4 zones, that the price that will be in force from the first minute of this Sunday and until December 4 will be on average 21.87 pesos per kilogram, which represents a reduction of 2.26 pesos per kilogram, taking into account that during the week ending this Saturday it was sold for 24.31 pesos.

The maximum prices of this fuel established by the CRE seem not to respond to fluctuations own of international marketSince May of this year, the import price of a barrel of LP gas has been rising.

Only between that month and September – the last official data reported by Pemex – increased by 40%, without considering the values ​​that it would have reached in October and November, as happened with the price of oil, which is considered one of the main indicators. and factors for adjusting the domestic prices of petroleum products, since Mexico uses imports to compensate for the lack of domestic production to cover domestic demand.

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