I Wonder

  karmgord 20:13 18 Apr 2010
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Where I live petrol is going up weekly if not daily. Now we all know the reasons the petrol companies give,spot market increase,exchange rate pound against the dollar,(oil is traded in dollars)& of course the government tax rise.
Now I wonder if the spot price falls or the pound rallies against the dollar will prices tumble at the pumps just as fast?

  dagbladet 20:19 18 Apr 2010

no

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:23 18 Apr 2010

Don't be silly.

  [email protected] 01:55 19 Apr 2010

Well they did during the recession - they fell from prices similar to those today to around 80p / litre within a rather short space of time. I can't see a repeat of that happening though

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:46 19 Apr 2010

Prices are related to the space industry -

Fall due to gravity at a constant rate.












Rise like a rocket
:0)

  morddwyd 20:01 19 Apr 2010

"will prices tumble at the pumps just as fast?"

What a quaint idea!

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