Unipet's Chief Executive Officer, Dexter Riley has announced that Unipet stations have engaged in a flag protest campaign to remind the government of the urgency needed in revising the 2005 margins under which the industry has been operating, a statement by the company says.
In 2015, the Government of Trinidad and Tobago implemented a 200% increase in business levy and green fund levy.
Members of the industry say this made the gas station industry unsustainable and put many stations into losses.
The National Petroleum Marketing Company (NP) has confirmed that all service stations affected by the problem of water in gas, are fully back in operation and that the problem hs been resolved.
NP responded to question we posed to them on the issue.
The following are their responses:
1. When did NP realize there was a contamination?