Diesel is expected to drop by half a cent per litre, while petrol is expected to increase by 1.5 cents, a source in the sector told Notícias ao Minuto.

This comes after prices dropped at the start of this week: diesel dropped by 2.6 cents, while petrol also dropped by 2.5 cents.

The average price of diesel is €1,512/litre, while 95 petrol is €1,542/litre, according to data from the Directorate-General for Energy and Geology (DGEG).