Reduced prices on petroleum products
Energy and manufacturing;Wholesale and retail trade and service activities
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Statistics show prices and sales of various petroleum products distributed by purchaser groups per month. In January this year, total sales of petroleum products amounted to 613 million litres.

Sales of petroleum products and liquid biofuelsFebruary 2015, preliminary figures



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Reduced prices on petroleum products

In February one litre of diesel cost on average NOK 12.14. The last time prices where equally low where in November 2010. One litre of gasoline cost an average of NOK 13.55, which is the lowest level since February 2011.

Deliveries and prices petroleum products, million litres and NOK. Preliminary figures
February 2015February 2014Change in per cent
February 2014 - February 2015
Total sales of petroleum products613627-2.2
Motor gasoline8186-5.8
Auto gasoline, price13.614.8-8.7
Auto diesel2862744.4
Auto diesel, price12.113.4-9.6
Figure 1. Prices on light heating oils, motor gasoline and auto diesel

The average price of a litre of diesel was NOK 12.14, which represents a decrease of NOK 0.33 from January and a NOK 1.29 decrease from February 2014. In February 2015, total sales of diesel amounted to 286 million litres. This equals a 12 million litre increase compared to January 2015.

A litre of gasoline on average cost NOK 13.55. This corresponds to a decrease of NOK 0.23 from January and a decrease of NOK 1.30 from February 2014. Sales of gasoline ended at 81 million litres; a decrease of 5 million litres from February last year.

Total sales of petroleum products ended at 613 million litres in February, a 14 million litres decrease.