Nicosia, August 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency
The total sales of petroleum products in July 2016 recorded an increase of 3,1% compared to the previous month, according to data of Cyprus` Statistical Service released on Monday. In relation to July 2015 the total sales of petroleum products were up 12.3%.
During the period January – July 2016, the total sales of petroleum products recorded an increase of 8,8% compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.
In July 2016 a rise was observed in the sales of Asphalt, Heavy Fuel Oil and Motor Gasoline. On the contrary, a decline was recorded in the sales of Kerosene, Gasoil, Liquefied Petroleum Gases and in the provisions of Gasoil for Marine use and Aviation Kerosene.
The total stocks of petroleum products at the end of the month recorded a fall of 11,9% compared to the previous month.
Source: Cyprus News Agency