Lower sales in March
Energy and manufacturing;Wholesale and retail trade and service activities
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Sales of petroleum productsMarch 2013, preliminary figures



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Lower sales in March

In March this year, the total sales of petroleum products ended at 715 million litres. This is a decrease of 9,4 per cent compared to March 2012.

Deliveries and prices petroleum products, million litres and NOK
March 2013March 2012Change in per cent
March 2012 - March 2013
Total sales og petroleum products715789-9.4
Motor gasoline108111-2.7
Auto gasoline, price14.715.1-2.7
Auto diesel280284-1.4
Auto diesel, price13.113.5-3.3
Sales of petroleum products. March 2000-2013. Million litres

Sales of auto diesel made up 39 per cent of the total sales of petroleum products in March 2013 and total sales ended at 280 million litres, 4 million litres fewer than March last year.

Sales of motor gasoline decreased by 2.7 per cent and sales amounted to 108 million litres. Motor gasoline made up 15 per cent of the total sales of petroleum products.

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There were 19 delivery days in March this year, compared to 22 in March 2012.