Saturday, May 18, 2013

Petrol sharks pile on agony for drivers: After price-fixing raid on BP and Shell, damning report reveals traders are driving up costs for motorists - David Icke Website

Petrol sharks pile on agony for drivers: After price-fixing raid on BP and Shell, damning report reveals traders are driving up costs for motorists - David Icke Website:
 'Speculators and ‘shady middle men’ are driving up petrol prices, a damning report reveals today.

As the scandal of alleged price-fixing by major oil companies deepens, the AA reveals how traders are hitting fuel prices – causing three steep rises this year alone and increasing the cost of filling up a family saloon by £5.

Few of the traders’ names – including Glencore, Cargill, Gunvor and Trafigura – are known to consumers outside the oil industry, but their effect on Britain’s 33million motorists and the wider economy is profound...'