The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) would like to reassure the general public that stakeholders in the fuels sector are committed to normalising the supply and distribution of petrol in the country.

Notable developments include the following:

  1. The country has received an additional eighty-five (85) tankers of petrol in the past two days.
  2. Today, 1.5 million litres of petrol will be distributed to various retail outlets.
  3. Over 100 tankers of petrol are in transit from Beira, Dar es Salaam and Nacala.
  4. Loading of petroleum products continues at the three ports.
  5. Diesel stocks remain sufficient.

MERA will continue to update the public on the fuel supply situation.

Henry Kachaje

Chief Executive Officer

Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority

Tel: 01 774 103/ 01 775 810/812                 Email: