diesel

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by 2bob, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. 2bob

    2bob Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2008
    Messages:
    617
    Likes Received:
    337
    Location:
    dorset
    i see diesel gone up 3p
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
    • Informative Informative x 1
  2. buttons

    buttons Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2009
    Messages:
    13,964
    Likes Received:
    11,451
    Location:
    Hertfordshire
    Yeah you have to find out for yourself when it goes up but when it goes down the whole world is made aware.
     
    • Like it Like it x 2
    • Useful Useful x 1
  3. Badknee

    Badknee Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2014
    Messages:
    3,790
    Likes Received:
    16,816
    Location:
    notloB
    It always goes up very quickly but takes months to come down and what pisses me off is they put the prices up with cheap fuel they bought last month in their tanks instead of selling that off first! :mad::mad:
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  4. DuxDeluxe

    DuxDeluxe Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2008
    Messages:
    9,455
    Likes Received:
    25,485
    Location:
    Planet Zog
    Was expected - pound is only 1.44 against the dollar and fuel is priced in USD, plus feedstock prices are on the up as well
     
  5. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    30,096
    Likes Received:
    17,764
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    Thats got bugger all to do with it.....

    Summers coming.
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  6. Charlie

    Charlie Funster

    Joined:
    May 16, 2015
    Messages:
    2,538
    Likes Received:
    3,013
    Location:
    Herefordshire / Worcestershire borders .
    Will go up again next week when the budget is announced. They aint happy with the 75% they take on fuel and want to take more while prices are still lower than we got used too....
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  7. DuxDeluxe

    DuxDeluxe Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2008
    Messages:
    9,455
    Likes Received:
    25,485
    Location:
    Planet Zog
    Why? Do tell..... Would appreciate some information to back up that rather sweeping statement.

    FYI Feedstock prices usually fall, not rise when summer comes around, due to declining demand in USA until the winter stocking season......
     
  8. DuxDeluxe

    DuxDeluxe Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2008
    Messages:
    9,455
    Likes Received:
    25,485
    Location:
    Planet Zog
    Oh yes, there will almost certainly an increase in fuel duty.
     
  9. ****

    **** Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2016
    Messages:
    832
    Likes Received:
    463
    Only went up 2p here to .99.9p. Just worked out my last mpg run, 48.77 :D must drive like an old man more often.
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  10. Nirvanauk

    Nirvanauk Funster

    Joined:
    May 8, 2011
    Messages:
    1,422
    Likes Received:
    7,743
    Location:
    God's county. North Yorkshire.
    Heating oil has been steadily rising for the past three weeks.
     
  11. DuxDeluxe

    DuxDeluxe Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2008
    Messages:
    9,455
    Likes Received:
    25,485
    Location:
    Planet Zog
    Yep - all linked to the traded market around Rotterdam, which is priced in USD and in turn is directly linked to demand
     
  12. busby

    busby Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2011
    Messages:
    3,629
    Likes Received:
    3,414
    Location:
    derbys
    Our supermarket has a daily delivery,,,BUSBY.
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  13. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    30,096
    Likes Received:
    17,764
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    The comment was tongue in cheek...but it always goes up as summer (holiday season) approaches....but the same generally applies to diesel as well as feedstock.
    America uses diesel for domestic heating so in winter demand is extremely high usually pushing up the price of crude.
     
  14. DuxDeluxe

    DuxDeluxe Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2008
    Messages:
    9,455
    Likes Received:
    25,485
    Location:
    Planet Zog
    Diesel is a blended product directly from feedstocks so practically the same thing. I don't have access to Platts indices any more but the whole demand supply cycle is interesting. Historically gasoline demand in USA has risen due to the summer "driving season" but this has largely disappeared. Mostly, prices of fuel in UK are directly linked to demand in the Rotterdam market. Yes, the demand in USA increases in the winter stocking season
     
  15. gus-lopez

    gus-lopez Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2014
    Messages:
    5,367
    Likes Received:
    10,288
    Location:
    Lorca,Murcia,Spain
    Been steadily rising here over the last couple of weeks.
     
  16. Robert Clark

    Robert Clark Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2014
    Messages:
    6,460
    Likes Received:
    12,471
    Location:
    East Sussex
    Passed a garage in Spain a couple of days ago selling Diesel for 84 cents (65p?) a litre
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  17. Chockswahay

    Chockswahay Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    May 29, 2012
    Messages:
    3,097
    Likes Received:
    4,801
    WOT! You in Spain again? ;)
     
  18. Robert Clark

    Robert Clark Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2014
    Messages:
    6,460
    Likes Received:
    12,471
    Location:
    East Sussex
    • Like it Like it x 2
  19. Chockswahay

    Chockswahay Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    May 29, 2012
    Messages:
    3,097
    Likes Received:
    4,801
    Wot!! Nice, enjoy yourselves and don't hold back on the meals out eh? ;)
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  20. gus-lopez

    gus-lopez Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2014
    Messages:
    5,367
    Likes Received:
    10,288
    Location:
    Lorca,Murcia,Spain
    Yes it is 88c where I go but most stations around are at 99c.
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
Loading...

Share This Page