If during the lockdown the price of fuel had fallen slightly (but not proportionally to that of oil), with the phase 2 back to normal and prices go up: with the recovery of oil prices, for a few days again above $ 30 a barrel, and the consequent increase in refining products, the average price for self service in the last week has risen again .Read also> Cousins killed by the SUV, 9 years to the investor. Dad’s anger: “He’s a criminal”
There gasoline has reached 1,366 euros per liter, from 1,356 euros of the week closed April 18. According to data from the Ministry of Economic Development, the price of diesel also increased gone from 1,247 euros to 1,256 euros per liter. An increase“Shameful”, according to the National Consumer Union in a note. “It is unacceptable that prices, as soon as the lockdown is over, immediately start to rise again, interrupting the slow descent that, due to the collapse of crude oil, had lasted for weeks,” says the association.
According to the UNC it was “too comfortable to bring down the prices while the Italians were forced to stay at home” immediately reversing the trend “as soon as it was possible to start circulating again, that is from 18 May. Although for now the increase is minimal, about 1 cent per liter, on a full tank of 50 liters of fuel there is still an increase of 50 cents, 0.501 euros for petrol and 0.449 euros for diesel. – calculate the association – The fear is that next week will be even worse ».
Last updated: Tuesday 26 May 2020, 16:36
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