The government does not only consider the crude oil price but also other costs, such as for refinery and the processing, to determine the pump prices of fuel.
"It also has to calculate the margin for the industry of 19.54 sen per litre for petrol companies and 12.19 sen per litre for petrol stations, Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Shahrir Abdul Samad said in the Dewan Rakyat today.
"So, for August, September and October, it was true that the pump price was lower than the commercial price because of the elements of subsidy for petrol and diesel promised by the government under the restructuring scheme.
"But, in October, the price of crude oil dropped drastically. In fact, the government subsidy for petrol dropped from RM334 million in September to RM15 million in October. But, we still have to manage it through a proper system," he said.... selanjutnya.
Ni mula nak cipta alasan nak letak harga terendah minyak ... dengan erti lain cari untung tetap.
Shahrir .... nko fail. !!!
Cakap apa pun ... orang dah tak caya.
Lepas ni kalau lemas .. orang dah tak mau tolong. Wakakakaka
Teringat aku lagu lama ...
Burung Nuri ohh burung tiung ....
Aku lupa lirik lagi. Wakakakak