High consumer prices
Other Names: Excessive retail prices
Incidence: The predominance of company car sales in the UK, pushes up prices because of the scale of discounts offered to fleet buyers means that these are largely recouped from private buyers.
Problem Type: D: Detailed problems
Subject(s): ConsumersMerchantsPurchasing, supplyingEconomics
Date of last update 22.02.1997 – 00:00 CET