Propane Prices 2014, Missouri’s Attorney General has announced he will investigate the cause of the rise in the price of propane gas.
Chris Koster says forty consumers have filed complaints with the Attorney GeneralÂ’s Consumer Protection Division about increases.
The price of propane gas has gone from about $1.91 in December to about $5.00 recently.
On Friday, consumer investigators with the Attorney GeneralÂ’s Office took part in a multi-state conference call with representatives of the propane gas industry.
Distributors and analysts say a sharp increase in the export of propane and higher winter consumption have created a shortfall in supplies of domestic propane.