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Resolution Of 8 Of July Of 2015, Of The Address General Of Political Energy And Mines, By Which Is Publishing Them New Prices Maximum Of Sale, Before Taxes, Of Them Gas Liquefied Of The Oil Packed, In Containers Of Load Equal Or S...

Original Language Title: Resolución de 8 de julio de 2015, de la Dirección General de Política Energética y Minas, por la que se publican los nuevos precios máximos de venta, antes de impuestos, de los gases licuados del petróleo envasados, en envases de carga igual o s...

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Order IET/389/2015, dated March 5, updates the system of automatic determination of maximum sales prices, before taxes, of liquefied petroleum gases packaged.

In Article 3.5 of the aforementioned order, it is indicated that the maximum sales prices to the public will be reviewed on a bimonthly basis and will produce effects from the third Tuesday of the month in which the review takes place. Article 6 also provides that the Directorate-General for Energy Policy and Mines, of the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism, shall carry out the calculations necessary for the implementation of the system set out in that order and shall dictate the relevant decisions on the determination of the marketing costs and the maximum selling prices, before tax, of the liquefied petroleum gases, in their packaging, to be published in the Official Gazette of the State.

In compliance with the above provisions and in order to make public the new maximum prices of liquefied petroleum gases in such a supply mode, this Directorate General for Energy Policy and Mines has resolved the following:

First. Scope of application.

1. This resolution shall apply throughout the Spanish territory to the supplies of liquefied petroleum gases which are pending for implementation on 14 July 2015, without prejudice to the date of the previous date. For these purposes, they are understood by supplies pending execution, those that at zero hours of day 14 July 2015 have not yet been realized or are in the process of being carried out.

2. The competent authorities of the Autonomous Community of the Canary Islands and the cities of Ceuta and Melilla may vary in more or less the marketing costs in accordance with the provisions of Article 4.3 of the Order. IET/389/2015 of 5 March 2015 updating the system for the automatic determination of maximum sales prices, before tax, of liquefied petroleum gases packaged.

3. In particular, the provisions of this resolution shall apply to supplies of liquefied petroleum gases packed in containers of a load of 8 kg or more, and less than 20 kg of LPG content, with the exception of mixing packages for uses of liquefied petroleum gases as fuel.

4. This resolution shall not apply to liquefied petroleum gases packed in containers with a tare of less than or equal to 9 kg, except for those operators of LPG, with an obligation to supply home to the corresponding territorial scope, which do not have packages of a size greater than 9 kg, in accordance with the additional thirtieth provision of Law 34/1998 of 7 October of the hydrocarbon sector.

Second. Maximum sales price before tax.

From zero hours of day 14 July 2015, the maximum selling price, before tax, of application to the liquefied petroleum gas supplies included in the scope of this resolution shall be 87,2545 c€/Kg.

Third. Marketing cost.

The cost of marketing without taxes, considered in the price indicated in the previous paragraph, and in accordance with the provisions of Article 4 of Order IET/389/2015, of 5 March, for which the system of automatic determination of maximum sales prices, before tax, of the liquefied petroleum gases packaged is 50,1143 c€/Kg.

Fourth. Reference prices and mismatches.

In the maximum selling price referred to in the second subparagraph, as provided for in Articles 3 and 4 and in the single transitional provision of the abovementioned order IET/389/2015 of 5 March, the following calculations and mismatches for the next period:


Change Type $/ €

International Quote $/Tm

Flete (Fb) $/Tm

Marketing cost (CCb) c€/Kg

Cost of raw material (CMPb) c€/kg

Price without a notional tax without mismatch (PSIbt) c€/Kg

Unfit (Xb) c€/Kg

Non-Tax Price (PSIB) c€/Kg



















To obtain these prices, the following quotes or intermediate results have been taken into account:

International quotation ($/Tm): propane June = 310.4; butane June = 359.2; propane July = 318.2; butane July = 348.9.

June Flets ($/Tm): 47.6; July Flettes ($/Tm): 50.8.

Dollar/dollar exchange rate May: 1.114955.

Dollar/euro exchange average June: 1.121323.

Fifth. Effectiveness.

This resolution will take effect from July 14, 2015.

Against this resolution, which does not put an end to the administrative route, it will bring an appeal before the Secretary of State for Energy, within one month of its publication in the "Official State Gazette", In accordance with the provisions of Law 30/1992 of 26 November 1992 on the Legal Regime of Public Administrations and the Common Administrative Procedure.

Madrid, July 8, 2015. -Director General of Energy Policy and Mines, Maria Teresa Baquedano Martin.