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Fuel and lubricants grow in price by 8.3% for 6 months in Kyrgyzstan

Prices for fuel and lubricants went up by 8.3 percent for 6 months of 2018 in Kyrgyzstan. The National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic says.

Diesel fuel went up most of all — by 12.5 percent. The highest increase in prices was recorded in Naryn (15 percent), Issyk-Kul (14.6 percent) regions and Bishkek (14.5 percent). But the diesel fuel grew in price least of all in Osh — by 7 percent.

Gasoline rose in price by 7.7 percent. The largest increase was recorded in Bishkek (9.9 percent), and the lowest — in Osh region (2.4 percent).

«In 2017, a sharp increase in prices for fuel and lubricants was registered in January (by 3.8 percent), in November (by 2.8 percent) and in December (by 2.3 percent). In 2018, prices for fuel and lubricants steadily increased. The maximum rise in prices for the fuel was recorded in June — by 3.6 percent compared to the previous month,» the National Statistical Committee said.