Fuel price increase to kick in at midnight

File: From Wednesday the country's motorists will once again pay more for fuel. 

File: From Wednesday the country's motorists will once again pay more for fuel. 

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JOHANNESBURG - Fuel prices are expected to show a slight increase from midnight.

The Department of Energy announced motorists will cough up at least 7 cents more per litre for 93 and 95 grades of petrol.

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Those using diesel will pay between 1 and 2 cents more per litre.

Reasons for the fuel increase is believed to be the rising international petroleum prices which contributed between 12 cents and 17 cents to the overall hike.

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eNCA