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OCU sees fuel reduction “inadequate” by 20 cents and calls for taxes to be abolished

The Consumers and Users’ Organization (OCU) believes that lack Government-approved 20 cents per liter of fuel – and last April…

By admin , in news , at May 10, 2022


The Consumers and Users’ Organization (OCU) believes that lack Government-approved 20 cents per liter of fuel – and last April 1 is “inadequate” to apply Reducing Requests an increase in fuel prices and a “temporary abolition of taxes” for these products.

In a published statement, the organization argues that since April 13 Salary increment 5.5% 95 in the price of petrol and 6.6% in the case of diesel.

He has also pointed out that this increase will “minimize” fuel prices. six cents up” they were on April 1, the date the 20 cents per liter reduction came into effect.

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According to OCU, the average price of a liter of petrol 95 has already been reached 1,886 euros, Compared to 1,769 euros on 13 April and 1.8 euros on 1 April. For its part, the average price of a liter of diesel today is 1,899 euros, compared to 1,782 euros on 13 April and 1,836 euros on 1 April.

« In all cases they are prices without a discount of 20 cents, but to include collected in the Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla, which have a lower tax burden,” qualifies the press release.

Similarly, the OCU believes that consumers “have” some tools» To curb these growths, beyond prioritizing the cheapest gas station chains, «which usually coincide with the chains Less cost and chains supermarket», says the organization.

«These increases are terrible news for the households’ economy, adding to the exaggerated prices of fuel electricity and gas. One overexertion very important. In addition, the OCU condemns the double bill that these increases in the price of energy occur through effects on the price of various goods and services, such as food from food. shopping basket“, add.