With regard to Shell, in the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, the V-Power gasoline was spent at $ 49.98.
March 31, 2019
YPF increased its gasoline by 4.55 percent from zero hours on Sunday, at a value similar to that determined by Puma oil from the wake.
These increases are lower than those implemented by Shell, who increased its fuel by 9.5% on average throughout the country since last Friday.
Another big market player, Axion, has not yet resolved the magnitude of the increase in fuel, since the brand "is monitoring the evolution of the market," as it was cited this Sunday the newspaper portal Clarín.
In the case of YPF, the increment is greatest in the case of diesel fuel, which rose by 4.89 percent.
As a reference, the price of the sum of gasoline of the state oil in the Federal Capital will be $ 40.43, when it was 38.67, and that of diesel oil of $ 37.94, when this Saturday it cost $ 36 , 17
In the premium fuel sector, Infinia gasoline went from costing 44.62 pesos to 46.65 and the Infinia Diesel rose from 42.33 to 44.40.
Regarding Shell, in the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, the V-Power gasoline liter was spent at $ 49.98; the super formula, $ 43.36; the V-Power diesel, $ 47.98 and $ 41.39 the Diesel formula.
The main cause of the rise of the dollar in March. But the increase is also related to the Increase in Fuel Tax (ILC), which is updated by the accumulated inflation of the last quarter and that the Government decided Unfold between March and April.
YPF spokespeople argued that "the increases reflect the effect of key variables for the conformation of prices, as are the increase in the ICL and IDC, the exchange rate and the variations in the price of Brent ".
However, they warned that "the prices announced by YPF are still the lowest in the region, both in naphtha and diesel."
They argued that "within a framework of volatility of the variables that determine the price of fuels, YPF has been looking to dynamically adjust its prices in recent months, in order to mitigate the impact of the increases in consumption of naphtha and gasoil ".
On the other hand, they assured that "the market has suffered a drop of -6.3% during the last semester."
On the part of Shell, it is the third increase in the coming year: in early February it had risen by 2.09% and 2.8% on March 1.
In the first week of the year, the brand operated by the Raizen company had lowered the price of its fuels, but in less than 1%.