Industry news 15.11.2018 11:29 am

Fuel prices could drop drastically in December – AA

After months of sustained pressure on the fuel price, fuel users will receive a substantial breather at the end of November.

Large reductions in fuel prices are being forecast for December. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which was commenting on unaudited mid-month fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund (CEF).

Fuel prices could drop drastically in December – AA
Fuel prices could drop drastically in December – AA

Fuel prices could drop drastically in December – AA

After months of sustained pressure on the fuel price, fuel users will receive a substantial breather at the end of November.

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