Fractional Drop for Petrol Prices

Ljubljana, 10 July - Prices of petrol accross Slovenia remained virtually level as the fortnightly adjustments took effect on Tuesday. The price of the most most widely used 95-octane unleaded fuel dropped fractionally to stand at 172.2 tolars per litre (0.79 euros), down 0.2 tolars. A more notable fall was marked in the price of diesel fuel, which now costs 157.4 tolars (0.72 euros), down 1 tolar. More significant price drops were anticipated, however the Slovene government decided to increase excise tax on petrol.

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