max price of bottle Butan According to a proposal published in the Official State Gazette (BOE), 12.5 kg will increase by 4.94% from today to 19.55 euros.
This increase in the record price is due to a sharp increase in mention Raw materials (+6.13%) and freight (+9.83%), to which the depreciation of the euro against the dollar (-3.61%) is added.
The increase in the maximum value has been attenuated by the limit of more than 5% variation In price without taxes determined by Order IET/389/2015 of March 5. Had this limit not been there, the price would have increased by 8.19% without bottle taxes.
The rise in the price of butane is usually winter And it is compensated by the summer. For two years, prices have risen regardless of the time of year, as is the case now where higher temperatures have not stopped the rise.
Maximum selling price of Liquefied Petroleum Gases (LPG) in containers between 8 and 20 kg It is not liberalised.
Its value is reviewed bi-monthly by resolution of the third Tuesday of the month. General Directorate of Energy Policy and Mines,
The increase in the maximum price has been capped by an upper variation limit of 5%, without the limit it would have reached 8.19%
This bi-monthly price review is calculated based on cost raw material (propane and butane) in international markets, as well as the development of freight (transport) costs and the euro-dollar exchange rate.
On the other hand, the revision of the price, up or down, is limited to 5%, accumulating More Or the value defect for its application in later revisions.
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37% drop in butane use 2003 A 2020, But there are still 8 million households using this type of fuel.
best Greater And the young are the ones who continue to use butane for heating and cooking water. Its use also extends to rural areas and hospitality.
The latest increase has put the price of butane at an all-time high. it was in september 2020 12 euro Compared to about 20 euros today.
Butane cylinder reaches its maximum price in heat wave