Across China truckers are waiting for hours, sometimes days, to fill-up with diesel fuel.
The diesel shortage has slowed the economy and has angered the trucking and shipping industry. They blame the Chinese Communist Party and its regulating agencies.
Critics and analysts say Chinese state-controlled petroleum companies are hording diesel to force the regime to raise prices gasoline .
So far, the regime has kept gas prices artificially low in an attempt to lubricate the economy.