Infrastructure ENERGY

Reduce fuel prices

In progress
Apr 2019

Mandatory fuel blending ratio increased to 10% April 26, 2019

Government has increased the mandatory blending of unleaded petrol from five percent ethanol to 10 percent with immediate effect.

Apr 2019

Govt announces slight fall in the price of petrol April 26, 2019

The new prices are in line with the mandatory fuel blending that was announced in an extraordinary gazette by the Minister of Energy Jorum Gumbo recently. From 29 April the maximum price of diesel at pump price is 3.21 while blend is 3.35. The new prices show a slight fall in the price of petrol. However, there are concerns that the price of ethanol will go up while the quality of petrol goes down.

Jan 2019

Mnangagwa Delivers Massive Bad News…Announces Increase In Fuel Prices January 12, 2019

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has just announced that fuel prices are going up. Petrol will now cost $3.31 per litre while Diesel is now $3.11 per litre.

Oct 2018

RBZ releases US$41m for fuel October 08, 2018

Fuel queues that resurfaced in most parts of the country over the weekend are expected to ease this week following the release of US$41 million by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) last Friday towards fuel procurement, central bank Governor Dr John Mangudya has said.