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EXPLAINER: How South Africa’s petrol price is set

At the start of December, South Africa saw its latest fuel price increase push the price of petrol to over R20 a litre in some parts of the country, its highest level yet. This caused an outcry. Energy sector expert Rod Crompton explains how the fuel price is calculated.