Increased sales of diesel
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Statistics show prices and sales of various petroleum products distributed by purchaser groups per month. In March this year, total sales of petroleum products amounted to 677 million litres.

Sales of petroleum products and liquid biofuelsMarch 2015, preliminary figures



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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.

Deliveries and prices petroleum products, million litres and NOK. Preliminary figures
March 2015March 2014Change in per cent
March 2014 - March 2015
Total sales of petroleum products6776770.0
Motor gasoline97100-3.0
Auto gasoline, price14.014.7-5.2
Auto diesel3142985.4
Auto diesel, price12.513.2-5.5
Figure 1. Prices on Light heating oils, motor gasoline and auto diesel

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.