A Petrobras (PETR3; PETR4) will raise average gasoline at its refineries by 5% as of Wednesday, the company said on Tuesday, while the value of the diesel will go up 3%.
In the case of gasoline, it is the second consecutive increase, after a 4% readjustment last week that followed three consecutive falls.
In diesel, the most used fuel in the world Brazil, the increase will be the first since the announcement on August 20. Since then, Petrobras had reduced the value by three opportunities.
According to the president of the Brazilian Association of Fuel Importers (Abicom), Sérgio Araujo, the windows for imports remain closed, despite the readjustment of Petrobras’ value