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燃料税率を EU 平均まで引き下げると、「180 億ポンドの追加経済成長が生まれる」’

DRIVERS are being hit with a “petrol premium” with some of the highest fuel duty rates across Europe, 運動家は言う.

Cutting the levy to the average for petrol and diesel permanently would create £18 billion of additional growth to the economy, 運動家は言う.

Pressure groups note that cutting the levy to the EU average would create £18 billion of additional growth to the economy

Pressure groups note that cutting the levy to the EU average would create £18 billion of additional growth to the economyクレジット: ゲッティ

Businesses would have lower costs which would mean higher profits which are distributed to workers through higher salaries.

Ministers are being called on to extend the temporary 5p cut introduced by リシ・スナック due to expire in March until after the cost of living crisis has passed.

The UK has the eighth highest petrol duty and the joint highest diesel duty in Europe at 53p a litre, 分析は示しています.

John O’Connell, chief executive of the TaxPayers’ Alliance, 前記: “Brits are paying a petrol premium, with huge duties and higher prices at the pump than places like ドイツ そして スウェーデン.

“The temporary 5p cut does little to level the playing field, but slashing fuel duty down to ヨーロッパ人 levels could boost the British economy.

“The new chancellor should extend the temporary relief until the cost of living crisis has passed, and consider a proper permanent cut to help with the drive towards growth.”

The price of a litre of unleaded hit over £2 earlier this year after wholesale prices jumped due to the war in ウクライナ.

ロシア slashing its crude oil exports has meant there’s a lack of supply coming into the continent and wholesale prices have been driven up.