(ANSA) – ROME, JUN 18 – “The Antitrust and the Public Prosecutor’s offices will have to take action against the price increases of petrol and diesel at the pump, in order to ascertain who is speculating on the skin of Italians”. In fact, Codacons today presented a new complaint to the Competition Authority and 104 Public Prosecutors of all Italy asking to open an investigation on the new wave of fuel price increases, in light of the possible cases of stock manipulation and speculative maneuvers on goods, and to order seizures from oil companies.
Today gasoline costs more than 25% more than last year, while diesel has risen by about 33% over 2021 – explains the association – A completely anomalous trend in price lists, which is recorded despite the cut in excise duties. by the Government and that does not seem to be justified by oil prices “. (ANSA).