Customers have been informed that the prices of Liquefied Petroleum Products or LPG will increase from midnight tonight.
From tomorrow a 4.5kg cylinder will cost $14.55, an increase of $1.66.
A 12kg cylinder will be $38.80, an increase of $4.42.
Bulk will increase from $2.62 per kg to $2.73 per kg, an increase of 11 cents; and Auto Gas will cost $1.83 per litre, an increase of 22cents.
The Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission says the prices from December 4th to January 14th is mainly determined by the movement in the international prices and the operating cost review of the Fijian LPG Suppliers.
The FCCC completed its final phase of the operating cost review and based on its independent assessment, the new prices for Cylinder, Bulk and Auto gas increases by 37 cents per kg,11cents per kg and 22 cents per litre respectively from tomorrow.
It says the major reasons for the increase in the prices for all LPG products are from the increases in the international butane prices and the increase in the international freight rates.