The price of gasoline is going up even if the U.S. dollar is lower.
The Autoridad Reguladora de Servicios Públicos used an exchange rate of 556.29 colons to the U.S. dollar is setting the new price.
The rate is 545.83 today. The exchange rate is a dominant factor in the calculations. Imported gasoline has to be paid for with dollars.
Super gasoline is going up 29 colons, and plus is going up 27 colons per liter. Diesel is going down 13 colons. The new liter prices are: Super, 816 colons; plus 788; diesel, 676, and liquid petroleum gas, 334.