Petrol Price in Pakistan has always been a subject of great interest and concern for its citizens. The fluctuating prices of petrol have a direct impact on the daily lives of individuals, households, and businesses across the country. In this article, we will explore the various types of petroleum and their prices in Pakistan. But first let us have a look at a brief explanation and history of petroleum.
Latest Prices of Petroleum Products in Pakistan from July 16/07/2023
What is Petroleum; Definition and History
Petroleum, also known as crude oil, is a naturally occurring fossil fuel that is formed from the remains of ancient plants and marine organisms. It plays a vital role in the global economy as a major source of energy. It is used for various purposes, including transportation, electricity generation, heating, and the production of numerous everyday products such as plastics, fertilizers, and chemicals. The refining process converts crude oil (petrol) into different fractions, such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, and heating oil, each having its specific properties and uses. Now, let us have a look at the distinct types of petrol, their working, uses and the their relative prices in Pakistan.
Petroleum Price in Pakistan Today
|Premium (Super) Petrol||253/Ltr|
|High Speed Diesel (HSD)||253/Ltr|
|Light Speed Diesel (LSD)||147.68/Ltr|
Types of Petrol and their Prices in Pakistan
There are several types of petroleum based on their composition and characteristics. The main above them are as follows; given with the details and their price in Pakistan today.
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Premium (Super) Petrol
Premium petrol, also known as super petrol, is a high-octane gasoline fuel used primarily in vehicles with high-performance engines. It is designed to provide improved engine performance, enhanced fuel efficiency, and reduced emissions. It is often recommended for sports cars, luxury vehicles, and motorcycles.
High-Speed Diesel (HSD)
High-speed diesel, also known as HSD, is a type of diesel fuel used in various vehicles, including heavy-duty vehicles, trucks, buses, and industrial machinery. It has a higher energy density compared to petrol, making it more suitable for engines that require more power and torque.
Light Speed Diesel (LSD)
Light-speed diesel, also known as LSD, is a lighter variant of diesel fuel. It is primarily used in small-scale industrial applications and agricultural machinery. It is also used in engines with lower power outputs, such as small generators, irrigation pumps, and light-duty vehicles. LSD is like a lower denser version of HSD.
Kerosene oil is a combustible hydrocarbon liquid commonly used as a fuel for lighting, heating, and cooking purposes. It is less volatile than gasoline and diesel fuel, making it safer for use in lamps, stoves, and heaters.
Overall, each type of petroleum serves a different purpose and is formulated to meet the specific requirements of various engines and equipment.
What is Petrol Price in Pakistan Today?
The current and the latest Petrol Price in Pakistan is PKR 282 per liter and there is a chance that the situation becomes worse and prices get more high too as per a notification issued by the Finance Minister, “Muhammad Ishaq Dar”. The increase in the price of petrol is intended to support the recovery of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) program. In recent years, Pakistan has experienced a significant and high level of instability in its financial situation, leading to notable fluctuations in fuel prices.
|Date||Petrol||High speed Diesel||Light speed Diesel||Kerosene Oil|
|Apr 16, 2023||282||293||184.68||195.07|
|March 16, 2023||272||293||184.68||190.29|
|March 01, 2023||267||280||184.68||187.7|
|Feb 16, 2023||272||280||196.68||171.83|
|Jan 29, 2023||249.8||262.8||187||189.83|
|Dec 15, 2022||214.8||227.8||169||171.83|
|Oct 01, 2022||224.8||235.3||186.5||191.83|