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25 June 2010 12:17 AM | Tagged: petroleum refineries
In the past few years, petrol price increases have so angered consumers, such as truckers and fishermen, that they blockaded petroleum refineries — in Britain and France, for instance.Within days, food distributors and other essential services had run out of fuel.Whole industries were hit, and the economic losses were calculated in the billions.Our economies rely on cheap oil.When its cost