Sales of petroleum products increase 20,7% in May

The total sales of petroleum products in May 2017 recorded an increase of 20,7% compared to the previous month, according to data released on Tuesday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.

During the period January � May 2017, the total sales of petroleum products recorded an increase of 4,7% compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.

A rise was observed in the provisions of Gasoil for Marine use and Aviation Kerosene, as well as in the sales of Asphalt, Gasoil Low Sulphur, Motor Gasoline and Light Fuel Oil.

On the contrary, a decline was recorded in the sales of Kerosene, Gasoil, Heavy Fuel Oil and Liquefied Petroleum Gases.

The total stocks of petroleum products at the end of the month recorded a rise of 7,1% compared to the previous month.

Source: Cyprus News Agency