Unleaded petrol price inquiry 2007
On 15 June 2007 the then Treasurer approved an ACCC price inquiry into the price of unleaded petrol.
Scope of inquiry
Matters considered by the inquiry included:
- the structure of the industry
- the extent of competition at the refinery, wholesale and retail levels, including the role of imports
- the determination of prices at each of these levels, including the methodology for determining wholesale prices
- impediments to efficient petrol pricing and possible methods to address them.