Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) reduced ATF duty-free price (international) by US$ 50.00 per kilo liter. Effective yesterday, the new price per KL of ATF (duty-free) is US$ 1,000.00 reduced from US$ 1,050.00. A spoonful of consolation to international airlines. It is a little, but not nothing. Duty-paid price (domestic) remains constant, however.

Comparative ATF price (international) remain constant in Indian international airports since August 2019. Prices are: at Delhi (US$ 687.18), Kolkata (US$ 736.00), Mumbai (US$ 696.57) and Chennai (US$ 672.63) respectively.

ATF price is a concern of all aviation stakeholders. It is the largest input cost factor for airlines. Airline industry is the primary stimulator for aviation and tourism eco-systems and also a major economic multiplier for the cross-section of the overall economy.

The tables below project that NOC prices have remained nearly double of the IOC (Indian Oil Corporation) prices. Compared to international market prices, NOC ATF prices are generally double or even higher in certain cases. This price structure is perplexing in the international market.

Nepal Oil Corporation

ATF Price History

Effective Date Effective Time ATF (DP) ATF (DF)
2019.09.10 (2076.05.24) 12:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.08.07 (2076.04.22) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.06.17 (2076.03.02) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.06.06 (2076.2.23) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.05.30 (2076.2.16) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.05.18 (2076.2.04) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.05.03 (2076.1.20) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.04.24 (2076.1.11) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1050.00
2019.02.02 (2075.10.19) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1125.00
2019.01.10 (2075.9.26) 24:00 hrs 94.50 1125.00

 

 

 

Indian Oil Corporation

Price History of ATF(International)

Month Delhi Kolkata Mumbai Chennai
August 01, 2019 687.18 736.31 696.57 672.63
July 01, 2019 661.16 710.29 670.46 646.83
June 01, 2019 699.28 748.39 708.53 685.02
May 01, 2019 700.56 749.68 709.88 686.17
April 01, 2019 667.98 718.36 677.50 654.60
March 01, 2019 651.27 701.65 660.38 638.35
February 01, 2019 594.43 645.12 603.68 581.56
January 01, 2019 610.83 661.21 620.00 597.77
December 01, 2018 696.94 747.31 705.93 684.28
November 01, 2018 777.42 823.49 782.96 761.21
October 01, 2018 755.00 801.00 760.00 738.00
September 01, 2018 718.00 763.00 729.00 700.00
August 01,2018 720.00 765.00 730.00 702.00