TABLE-India's petrol, diesel, kerosene and LPG prices

Mon May 10, 2010 3:54pm IST

 May 10 (Reuters) - Following are revisions since 1989 in
the retail prices of four key petroleum products in Delhi.
Petrol, diesel and kerosene prices are in rupees per litre,
while LPG prices are per cylinder of 14.2 kilograms.
 YEAR        PETROL  KEROSENE    DIESEL     LPG 
  --------------------------------------------------
 Apr 1  1989     8.50    2.25       3.50      57.60
 Mar 20 1990     9.84     --        4.08       --  
 Oct 15 1990    12.23    2.77       5.05       --  
 Jul 25 1991    14.62    2.52        --       67.90
 Sep 16 1992    15.71     --        6.11      82.75
 Jan 12 1994      --      --         --       98.30
 Jan 14 1994      --      --         --       93.05
 Feb 02 1994    16.78     --        6.98       --  
 Jul 03 1996    21.13     --        9.04     119.95
 Jul 07 1996      --      --        8.02       --  
 Sep 02 1997    22.84     --       10.34     136.00
 Nov 07 1997      --      --       10.29       --  
 Dec 12 1997      --      --       10.39       --  
 Mar 01 1998      --      --       10.25       --  
 Apr 04 1998      --      --       10.01       --  
 May 20 1998      --      --        9.87       --  
 Jun 03 1998    23.94     --         --        --  
 Jan 09 1999      --      --        8.89       --  
 Feb 01 1999      --      --         --      152.00
 Feb 28 1999    23.80     --        9.94     146.00
 Apr 20 1999      --      --       10.37       --  
 Oct 06 1999      --      --       13.91       --  
 Jan 15 2000#   25.94     --       14.04       --  
 Mar 23 2000      --     5.55        --      196.55
 Apr 03 2000*   26.07     --         --        --  
 Sep 30 2000    28.44    8.35      16.55     232.25
 Nov 03 2000**  28.70     --         --        --  
 Nov 22 2000      --     7.35        --      222.25
 Mar 03 2001***   --      --       17.06       --  
 Jan 12 2002    27.54     --       17.09       --  
 Mar 01 2002    26.54    8.98      16.59     259.95
 Mar 17 2002      --      --         --      240.45
 Jun 04 2002    28.94     --       17.99       --  
 Jun 16 2002    29.18     --       18.23       --  
 Aug 16 2002    29.00     --       18.05       --  
 Sep 01 2002    29.20     --       18.34       --  
 Sep 16 2002    29.66     --       18.68       --  
 Oct 01 2002    29.91     --       18.91       --  
 Oct 17 2002    30.24     --       19.23       --  
 Nov 01 2002    30.26     --       19.25     241.20
 Nov 16 2002    29.57     --       18.57       --  
 Dec 01 2002    28.91     --       18.06       --  
 Jan 03 2003    29.93     --       19.07       --  
 Jan 16 2003    30.33     --       19.47       --  
 Feb 01 2003    30.71     --       19.84       --  
 Mar 01 2003    32.10     --       21.21       --  
 Mar 16 2003    33.49     --       22.12       --  
 Apr 16 2003    32.49     --       21.12       --  
 Apr 27 2003    31.49     --       20.12       --  
 May 01 2003    31.50     --       20.13       --  
 May 16 2003    30.40     --       19.18       --  
 Jun 01 2003    30.30     --       19.08       --  
 Jun 26 2003     --      9.01        --        --  
 Sep 01 2003    32.40     --       20.33       --  
 Oct 01 2003     --       --         --      241.60
 Oct 16 2003    31.70     --       19.73       --  
 Dec 16 2003    32.70     --       20.73       --  
 Jan 01 2004    33.70     --       21.73       --  
 Mar 01 2004    33.71     --       21.74       --  
 Jun 16 2004    35.71     --       22.74     261.60
 Aug 01 2004    36.81     --       24.16       --  
 Nov 05 2004    39.00     --       26.28     281.60
 Nov 16 2004    37.84     --         --        --  
 Jun 21 2005    40.49     --       28.45       --  
 Jun 25 2005      --     9.08        --        --  
 Sep 07 2005    43.49     --       30.45       --  
 Apr 01 2006    43.51     --       30.47       --  
 May 25 2006      --     9.09        --        --  
 Jun 06 2006    47.51     --       32.47       --  
 Nov 30 2006    44.85     --       31.25       --  
 Feb 16 2007    42.85     --       30.25       --  
 Mar 01 2007    42.85     --       30.25       --  
 Jun 06 2007    43.52     --       30.48       --  
 Sep 27 2007      --     9.16        --        --  
 Feb 15 2008    45.52     --       31.76       --  
 May 24 2008    45.56     --       31.80       --  
 Jun 05 2008    50.56     --       34.80     346.30##
 Jul 18 2008    50.62     --       34.86       --  
 Sep 12 2008     --      9.22        --        --  
 Dec 06 2008    45.62     --       32.86       --  
 Jan 29 2009    40.62     --       30.86     279.70
 Jul 02 2009    44.63     --       32.87       --  
 Oct 27 2009    44.72     --       32.92       --  
 Feb 27 2010    47.43     --       35.47       --  
 Apr 01 2010### 47.93     --       38.10@    310.35@
  # Sales tax revision in Delhi on diesel from 11 percent to 12
percent.
  * petrol with 0.05 percent sulphur introduced.
  ** petrol with 0.05 percent sulphur and 1 percent benzene
introduced.
  *** Diesel with 0.05 percent sulphur introduced in adjoining
areas to Delhi.
  ## Effective retail price was 304.70 rupees per cylinder from
June 9, 2008 as the Delhi state government provided a subsidy
of 40 rupees/cylinder.
  ### Petrol and diesel with 0.005 percent sulphur introduced
leading to marginal increase in reatail prices.
  @ Price increase due to increase in local levies.
 ($1=45.03 rupees)
 (Compiled by Raashi Bhatia; Editing by Ed Lane)



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