South African Petroleum Industry Association

 
New petrol price margins to favour retailers
New petrol price margins to favour retailers
South Africa will cut the proportion of fuel prices paid to wholesalers while boosting the margin allocated to petrol retailers to reward companies...
Shortage fears grow as petrol pumps run dry
Shortage fears grow as petrol pumps run dry
Despite contingency measures, petrol stations in Gauteng and elsewhere started to run out of fuel on Tuesday – with a good chance that things...
Local oil companies brace for US-sanctions fallout
Local oil companies brace for US-sanctions fallout
New United States sanctions on oil exports from Iran could impact local refiners as multinationals seek to ensure that American markets and...
Why your litre of fuel costs more today
Why your litre of fuel costs more today
It looks as if fuel-price relief will be a very long time coming. Higher government fuel tax and levies, combined with political unrest in Libya...
Fuel shortage reports 'exaggerated'
Fuel shortage reports 'exaggerated'
Reports that the country is on the brink of a national petrol and diesel shortage due to the road freight industry strike are exaggerated, the...
Petrol price at pump to differ from base price
Petrol price at pump to differ from base price
Actual petrol price changes at the pump will differ from the change in the base price as announced by the Department of Minerals and Energy on...
Replacing petrol pumps to take 'several months'
Replacing petrol pumps to take 'several months'
The South African Petroleum Industry Association (Sapia) said the replacement of older petrol pumps, which are unable to reflect a price of more...
Africa plans many oil refineries, only one likely
Africa plans many oil refineries, only one likely
A new refinery in South Africa is likely to be the only one to go ahead in the short-term from a slew of projects proposed in sub-Saharan Africa,...

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