PRICE GOUGING CONTROVERSY PLAGUES INDUSTRY

Bob Williams Senior Staff Writer U.S. refiner/marketers are scrambling to defuse controversy over wholesale gasoline price spikes following Iraq's invasion and takeover of Kuwait. Charges of price gouging have sparked moves by states to take legal action or introduce legislation related to the sudden runup in gasoline prices that totaled about 18/gal in the days after Iraq's invasion.

In order to access this content, you must be logged-in and have an active subscription to the OGJ Premium Archive

Subscribe

More in Companies