Originally Posted by easy-lift guy
Diesel cost more becuse we are exporting all excess supplies and the balance for domestic consumption pays the difference. Just returned from the UK on a business trip Two weeks ago and Diesel was $9.00 per gal. If anyone wants to complain abouit the fuel cost here in the US, you and everyone else have no idea how good you have it.
The reason why diesel is more expensive than gas in America, I believe, is because of the need for it to be ULSD. In alot of other countries, diesel is half the price of what their gas is, keeping in mind that it does not have the sulfur refined out of it..