Slight drop in fuel prices after huge rise

in News · 13-01-2020 16:49:00 · 0 Comments

Following increases in fuel prices of around 7 cents a litre, the cost of diesel is set to fall slightly this morning.

The latest increases, which has seen diesel climb to its highest price since 2013, is largely the result of the government’s carbon taxes which came into force at the beginning of the year.

Increases had been expected to climb close to double digits due to instability in the Middle East, but with war being averted, the cost of oil has stablised.


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