Leading independent fuel supplier Prax Petroleum is expanding its coverage of Wales and the South West of England with the opening of a terminal in Cardiff to add to its Dagenham and Immingham sites. Prax sales and marketing director Neil Robertson said the supplier was being welcomed into the Welsh market, which currently has a fairly limited number of supplier choices. “We are offering competitive prices and attractive credit terms,” he said. “We are talking to Welsh operators and they […]
FairFuelUK (FFUK) is calling for an investigation into the UK fuel market. FFUK wants the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) to take the issue on, after a report commissioned for G20 Finance Ministers warned oil traders may have been artificially inflating wholesale prices. It also wants the financial regulators to look at whether traders and speculators have, in the style of the banks and the Libor rate, “fiddled” the benchmark trading price for oil. In a statement the campaign group […]
Llanelli-based family-run Owens Group has taken on 20 new Renault Range T tractive units after achieving fuel returns of up to 9.3mpg in a long-term trial.
When it comes to fuelling an economic recovery, maintaining the current low price of diesel should be a priority for the government.