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Raviesh
No I do not
Firstly the tax on liter of fuel needs to drop we are paying way to much for tax ,and another huge increase in April is just going to sink our falling economy more ,not forgetting also soon carbon tax to be added to the fuel ,if the price of fuel keeps increasing soon most South Africans will be forced not to use their vehicles .
Dean
Not fully
Government should not be making 40%+ on a tank of fuel. It's ridiculous!
Nathaniel
Yes I do
if the review of pertol price does drop the fuel prices which are disgusting in this counrty that supplies a lot of raw materials to 1st world countries. Then i am for it. But if i pockets the corrupted government then NO.
Nathaniel
Yes I do
if the review of pertol price does drop the fuel prices which are disgusting in this counrty that supplies a lot of raw materials to 1st world countries. Then i am for it. But if i pockets the corrupted government then NO.
Charl
Not fully
We are over paying in this country
olga
No I do not
Our fuel price are one of the highest in the world. paying extra tax on it is rediculous! no wonder people leave the country!
Mike
Yes I do
The DoE is disingenuous with their explanation of why the BFP came into being; it was to protect the Government's investment in SASOL against cheaper imports as the cost of crude on the international market was lower than the cost for SASOL to produce oil from coal and was supposed to only be in effect until such time as the price of imported crude/fuel exceeded that of SASOL The price of fuel today still includes the "SASOL protection amount", even though the Brent Crude Price which is used as the benchmark has long since outstripped the SASOL production cost.
The logic is flawed whereby fuel consumers in this country must pay for the oil companies to store their product or the cost of financing as these costs should be included in their production cost which is already part of the fuel price. As an aside, show me an oil company which does not run at a profit; remember EXXON paid billions of dollars in fines after the Valdez oil spill and BP paid billions after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and both companies are still in business.
Fuel consumers in South Africa should also not have to pay for "Ocean Leakage Cots" as this, too, should be included in the cost already paid to the oil companies.
These last three costs are tantamount to paying the oil companies for their product plus paying them for them having the product to sell in the first place.
If the oil companies want to recover the cost of "Ocean Leakage", this cost should be recovered from the freight hauler, not the consumer, as is the norm in any business that is dependent on third parties for the delivery of product. Logic dictates that the oil companies are insured against loss through marine insurance so, in effect, South African consumers are paying for something for which the oil companies have already been reimbursed.

Vuyisa
Yes I do
Based on the summary given the revision is necessary. Fuel price is too much
Gideon
Yes I do
This is one of the few places where government has the opportunity to make a difference which will be felt in their pockets by ALL South Africans. Any reasonable measure to bring down the basic fuel price should be welcomed with open arms!
John
Yes I do
Its crazy to steal money like this.

How can it be so expensive only in SA?
Its a joke.
Ndimphiwe
Yes I do
Fuel levies must be injected back to us or the government further protects motorist from harsh prices of fuel.
Farren
No I do not
Fuel price should decrease by the removal of tax.
Leon
No I do not
Hoe is dit moontlik dat ons buurlande, brandstof wat hulle van Suid Afrika af kry, die helfte goedkoper verkoop as wat ons daarvoor moet betaal.
Siyamthanda
Yes I do
We don't afford petrol especially us poor black South Africans
Michelle
Yes I do
Boot the ANC and put decent leaders in government who will fix our economy.
Dean
Yes I do
Govt stealing from people has gotten out of hand. It's high time the entire anc started paying back everything they've stolen and using that money instead.
Olivia
Yes I do
The ripple effects of inflated fuel taxes causes untold suffering and at that it is the very people government are claiming to be helping that are getting hurt the most.
Stuart
Yes I do
60% of our fuel is made by sasol.
That means no oil was imported to make it. Why is fuel supplied to our neighbours by South Africa cheaper than ours? The government's biggest source of revenue is fuel tax.
lyle
Yes I do
The ripple effects of inflated fuel taxes causes untold suffering and at that it is the very people government are claiming to be helping that are getting hurt the most.
Adele
No I do not
Why should we pay more for fuel while our fuel is exported for a cheaper price
Nomadlozi
Yes I do
U are killing SA where we don't even have money

MICHAEL
Yes I do
More needs to be done, we need to stop using outdated technology if we want to move forward as a country, stop selling off our country to the countries of the world an start helping people and local people and not corporations.
Leteka
No I do not
Increasing fuel prices is bad for citizens because even those who do not have cars will have to pay more in taxis and buses. From the research I conducted, the only resson for the fuel price increase I heard from the president is that it has been because of the impacts of state capture. I don't think this is a valid reason a president can give while citizens are suffereing.
He could have motivated us by saying that the fuel price increase won't last long.
Juan
Yes I do
Only supporting if its planned to reduce the fuel price, levies and taxes.
Nicolaas
No I do not
With dollar stable and oil prices stable, no reason to milk us with increased prices and levies.

If Sasol derived its fuel from coal, why is the price firstly in line with oil fuel prices and why should Sasol prices fuel go up and down at the same time as fuel derived from oil?