23.08.2013 - Petrol prices could rocket amid Middle East unrest
Growing civil unrest across the Middle East could inflate petrol prices by as much as 5p a litre. The Petrol Retailers Association (PRA) warn that conflict in Syria and Egypt, oil port blockades, the reduction of Libya's oil exports by a third and a growing demand for oil from Asian markets have all impacted prices. The cost of Brent pushed through the critical $110/barrel level last week which equates to a 10% increase since the end of June...............................................Full Article: Source
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