North Carolina gas prices increase, could go up more, as tensions with Iran rise

North Carolina gas costs increment, could go up additional, as tensions with Iran increase

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Tension with Iran could affect your wallet. Gasoline costs in the Carolinas crept up gradually on the week however could expand additionally relying upon the movement of raw crude oil costs because of geopolitical concerns, AAA Carolinas said.

At present, the average cost in North Carolina is $2.47 per gallon, 11 cents less expensive than the national average, yet specialists said to anticipate that those numbers should go higher.

“Whether the increase in crude oil prices will continue to drive local gas prices up depends on the duration of the influx,” said Tiffany Wright, AAA Carolinas spokesperson. “Hopefully, any increase will be short-lived, although it’s still too early to tell the impact we’ll feel across the Carolinas.”

Monday’s national average was $2.58, which is a similar cost as last Monday and a month ago, yet 34-cents more costly than the start of 2019, AAA Carolinas said.

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