Petroleum companies announced that due to movements in international oil trading, local pump prices for diesel will increase by 55-centavos per liter and kerosene, by 30-centavos per liter on Tuesday.

Caltex Philippines, Petron, Seaoil, PTT Philippines, and Eastern Petroleum will implement the adjusted prices at 6 a.m. on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, the price freeze for liquefied petroleum gas and kerosene in calamity-stricken areas is still enforced by the Department of Energy (DOE). (PNA)