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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.
|March 2013||March 2012||Change in per cent|
|March 2012 - March 2013|
|Total sales og petroleum products||715||789||-9.4|
|Auto gasoline, price||14.7||15.1||-2.7|
|Auto diesel, price||13.1||13.5||-3.3|
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.
There were 19 delivery days in March this year, compared to 22 in March 2012.