Georgiana lari depreciates, gasoline prices grow
The cost of gasoline at petrol stations in Georgia has reached a historic high. According to the owners of petrol stations, the reason for the rise in prices is unknown to them, but the changes occurred within two days.
“The price has increased by several tetri; the employees, are not aware of the reasons. The Regular gasoline, for example, reached 2.54 GEL, recently its cost was 2.50 (about $ 0.86 per liter),” RIA Novosti quotes the employee of the Gulf petrol station.
According to analysts, the prises rose due to a fall in the exchange rate of the national currency, which has dropped from 2.64 to 2.88 lari per dollar.