Petrol price to increase by 36c/l

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Johannesburg - The retail price of petrol in South Africa will increase by 36 cents, or 2.5 percent a litre from next Wednesday, while wholesale diesel will rise by 2.1 percent, the Department of Energy said on Friday.

Petrol will cost 14.32 rand a litre and diesel 13.39 rand in the main Gauteng inland region, the department said in a statement. - Reuters

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