Sales of petroleum products down 5.1% in February

Total sales of petroleum products in February 2017 recorded a decrease of 5.1% compared to the previous month, according to data released Monday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.

A decline was recorded in the provisions of Gasoil for Marine use and Aviation Kerosene, as well as in the sales of Kerosene, Gasoil, Liquefied Petroleum Gases and Motor Gasoline. On the contrary, a rise was observed in the sales of Heavy and Light Fuel Oil, Gasoil Low Sulphur and Asphalt. The total stocks of petroleum products at the end of the month recorded a rise of 0.2% compared to the previous month.

During the period January – February 2017, the total sales of petroleum products recorded an increase of 1.6% compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.

Source: Cyprus News Agency