Refining/Petro Chemistry
Fuel oil sales rise in Turkey in November
- Gasoline and diesel sales increase by 8.81% and 7.87% respectively while autogas LPG sales fall by 1.51% in November

Gasoline sales in Turkey increased by 8.81 percent to 243,915 cubic meters in November compared to the same month of 2016, Turkish Oil Industry Association (PETDER) data revealed Monday.

Compared to the same month last year, diesel sales rose by 7.87 percent to 2.21 million cubic meters in November 2016.

Autogas LPG sales in November totaled 245,036 tonnes, decreasing by 1.51 percent from 248,783 tonnes in November 2016.

Additionally, gasoline sales in the January-November period of 2016 rose by 6.20 percent reaching 2.73 million cubic meters compared to the same period last year.

Diesel sales also increased by 7.36 percent to 23.55 million cubic meters over the same period while auto LPG sales saw a rise of 2.19 percent to 2.89 million tonnes in the eleven months of 2016.

By Gulsen Cagatay

Anadolu Agency

23 Jan,2017