Archive for June, 2013

TOLL Rates in Jamaica increase by up to 23%

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Toll rates are set to increase between 11-23% come July 6, 2013. The operators of the toll roads, Jamaica Infrastructure Operator(JIO) claim increased recurring input costs are being this round of increases.

This is once again another blow for Jamaican motorists struggling to deal with high gas prices, depreciating Jamaican  dollar among other price increases.

The Spanish Town leg of Highway 2000 East-West for Class 2 Vehicles, small SUVs etc, sees the highest increase of 23% while the May Pen leg for class 3 vehicles , Bus, Trucks, etc see the lowest increase of 11%