Friday, February 10, 2006 

TimesOnline:UK plunges into the red on annual crude trade The demise of Britain's self-sufficiency in oil loomed larger yesterday as it emerged that the country plunged into the red on trade in crude in 2005 for the first full year since the late Seventies. After becoming a net importer of crude for most of the second half of last year, Britain recorded its first annual deficit on trade in oil since Margaret Thatcher came to power in 1979.
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