Trade and Industry written question – answered on 7th November 2005.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what assessment he has made of the impact of the practice of straddling, whereby a domestic retail supplier sells gas at a fixed price and buys gas at a variable wholesale price.
The Government have not undertaken an assessment of this practice.
Pricing decisions in the retails gas market are a commercial matter for suppliers.
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