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Increased sales of diesel and gasoline
In August, sales of both diesel and gasoline increased. Combined sales ended at 464 million litres; a 32 million litre increase compared to August 2014.
|August 2015||August 2014||Change in per cent|
|August 2014 - August 2015|
|Total sales of petroleum products||806||754||6.9|
|Auto diesel, price||11.9||13.3||-10.2|
|Auto gasoline, price||14.4||15.1||-5.1|
In August, total sales of diesel amounted to 348 million litres. This equals a 28 million litre increase compared to August 2014. Sales of gasoline ended at 116 million litres; an increase of 4 million litres.
The average price of a litre of diesel was NOK 11.90, which represents a decrease of NOK 1.35 from August last year and a NOK 0.70 decrease from July to August this year.
A litre of gasoline on average cost NOK 14.35. This corresponds to a decrease of NOK 0.77 from August last year and a decrease of NOK 0.57 from July to August.
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