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Jordan, September 15, 2020
Int'l oil derivatives prices drop in 2nd week of September

Amman, Sep. 14 (Petra) -- Prices of oil derivatives in international markets dropped during the second week of September, according to data released on Monday by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources.

According to the data, the price of 90-octane gasoline declined by 6.1 percent, going from $395.1 to $371 per ton, while the price of 95-octane gasoline went down from $407.1 per ton in the first week to $386.2 in the second week, a decrease of 5.1 percent.

Diesel prices also fell by 7.9 percent going from $346.4 per ton to $318.9, while the prices of kerosene dropped by 8.5 percent, from $317.4 to $290.4.

The prices of liquefied gas for September stood at $357.5 per ton compared to $350 in August.

In the second week of this month, benchmark Brent crude prices also went down to $39.4 in the second week from $42.5 in the first week per barrel.