He said this would be at a cost of #560m next year, at the going rate of an increase of 1.5p per litre.
Brown also proposes to cut excise duty on ultra low sulphur petrol by 2p from 2001, a total of 3p.
He also intends to cut duty of ultra low sulphur diesel.
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