Petrol Prices In Malaysia 2017


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How Petrol Prices are Determined in Malaysia

Historically, the price of petrol in Malaysia was subsided by the government to keep the price artificially low. However, this changed in recent years when the government adopted a managed float system where the price of fuel would be announced monthly. Price adjustments are made based on the average price per liter of refined oil.

Starting March 29, 2017 the government decided to switch up the system again and adopt a weekly ceiling price. This means that individual petrol stations are allowed to deviate from the ceiling price, provided they get approval from the government first.

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The announcement that the system would change from a monthly price announcement to a weekly ceiling price came as a surprise and caught a lot of station owners off guard, fearing they would face heavy competition in terms of fuel prices.

However, a deviation from the ceiling price requires approval from the government and as long fuel price does not rise too much, individual stations have no reason to deviate from the ceiling price. Here’s the list of the petrol prices in the 2017.

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December 2017 Petrol Prices In Malaysia

December Petrol Prices In Malaysia
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
28 Dec – Jan 3 20182.262.532.26
Dec 21 – 272.272.542.23
Dec 14 – 202.252.522.20
Dec 7 – 132.292.572.21
Nov 30 – Dec 62.302.582.25

Despite the sharp rise over the past few weeks, government has stated that it will not intervene and manage the fuel prices as of the moment.

“The Finance Minister II said the government would only consider stepping in if the global crude oil price increases to such a critical level that could lead to an extreme inflation of the economy.” The Sun reported.

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November 2017 Petrol Prices In Malaysia

November Petrol Prices In Malaysia
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
Nov 23 – Nov 292.302.582.23
Nov 16 – 222.382.662.25
Nov 9 – 152.312.602.20
Nov 3 – 82.242.542.17

October 2017 Petrol Prices In Malaysia

October Petrol Prices In Malaysia
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
Oct 26 – Nov 22.202.502.13
Oct 19 – 252.192.492.10
Oct 12 – 182.212.522.13
Oct 5 – 112.202.482.05

For the latest week, Ron 95’s, and Ron 97’s prices will go up by 3 sen while diesel’s price will go up by 2 sen.

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September 2017 Petrol Prices in Malaysia

September Petrol Prices In Malaysia
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
Sep 28 – Oct 42.162.462.12
Sep 21 – Sep 272.192.492.10
Sep 14 – Sep 202.212.522.13
Sep 7 – Sep 132.202.482.05
Aug 31 – Sep 62.162.442.04

For the latest week, Ron 95  and 97 will be going down by 3 sen while Diesel prices will go up by 2 sen.

August 2017 Petrol Prices in Malaysia

August Petrol Prices In Malaysia
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
Aug 23 – Aug 302.152.432.01
Aug 17 – Aug 232.152.432.04
Aug 10 – Aug 162.122.392.06
Aug 3 – Aug 92.072.322.05

Overall, petrol and diesel prices were on the uptrend in August 2017.

July 2017 Petrol Prices in Malaysia

July Petrol Prices
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
July 27 – Aug 2RM2.03RM2.28RM1.99
July 20 – July 26RM1.97RM2.22RM1.96
July 5 – July 12RM1.97RM2.22RM1.96
July 13 – July 19RM1.93RM2.19RM1.91
June 28 – July 5RM1.89RM2.15RM1.84

Petrol prices for RON95, RON97 and Diesel have continued to drop, in line with the trend of the last few weeks. Another week of record lows, time to fill up! Check back next week for the latest fuel prices! We will continue to update this page to keep you informed and to make sure you are not overpaying for your fuel.

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June 2017 Petrol Prices in Malaysia

June Petrol Prices
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
June 22 – June 28RM1.91RM2.17RM1.88
June 15 – June 21RM1.98RM2.24RM1.88
June 8 – June 14RM2.05RM2.31RM1.94
June 1 – June 7RM2.10RM2.38RM2.02

May 2017 Petrol Prices in Malaysia

May Petrol Prices
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
May 25 – May 31RM2.12RM2.40RM2.03
May 18 – May 24RM2.08RM2.36RM1.99
May 11 – May 17RM2.01RM2.29RM1.95
May 4 – May 10RM2.11RM2.39RM2.08
April 27 – May 3RM2.21RM2.49RM2.14

April 2017 Petrol Prices in Malaysia

April Petrol Prices
WeekRon 95Ron 97Diesel
April 20 – April 26RM2.27RM2.54RM2.21
April 13 – April 19RM2.24RM2.52RM2.16
April 6 – April 12RM2.16RM2.43RM2.08
March 30 – April 5RM2.13RM2.41RM2.11

Don’t forget to check out the latest petrol prices here!

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