This is an archived release.
Increased sales of diesel
Total sales of petroleum products ended at 677 million litres in March; a small decrease of 0.5 million litres compared to March 2014.
|March 2015||March 2014||Change in per cent|
|March 2014 - March 2015|
|Total sales of petroleum products||677||677||0.0|
|Auto gasoline, price||14.0||14.7||-5.2|
|Auto diesel, price||12.5||13.2||-5.5|
In March, total sales of diesel amounted to 314 million litres. This equals a 16 million litre increase compared to March 2014. The average price of a litre of diesel was NOK 12.47, which represents a decrease of NOK 0.73 from March last year and a NOK 0.33 increase from February 2014 to March this year.
Sales of gasoline ended at 97 million litres; a decrease of 3 million litres. A litre of gasoline on average cost NOK 13.95. This corresponds to a decrease of NOK 0.76 from March last year and an increase of NOK 0.40 from February to March.