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This issue isnít being discussed in the media odd! nt
Many companies that actually use large amounts of fuel (supermarkets) or buy otherwise from oil companies could argue that they buy at fixed prices, often fixed months ago so possibly an argument for why they are stuck with higher prices
That doesnít apply with the fuel producers who are also retailers (Esso, Shell etc) as they would then gain on one hand and lose on the other.
Basically we are all being ripped off. It is a disgrace that governments donít act to break what is basically an illegal cartel of price fixing
The oil price was $139 a barrel in March and it is now $104 yet the fuel prices are higher now than they were in March any economists out there to explain this?!
And why isnít this being discussed in the media!