This year production of petrol and diesel fuel has increased


October 18, Fineko/abc.az. The State Statistics Committee reports that for the first 9 months of this year Azerbaijan produced 1.635 million tons of diesel fuel, 914,900 tons of petrol, 202,400 tons of petrol for use in the petrochemical industry, 460,100 tons of white oil, 95,000 of black oil, 17,000 tons of lubricating oil, 185,000 tons of oil bitumen, and 189,100 tons of petroleum coke.

Over Jan-Sept the total cost of production in the sphere of manufacture of petroleum products decreased by 1% to AZN 2.4 bn (versus the 2018 same term).

The production of lubricating oils, petroleum bitumen, white oil, petroleum coke reduced, while the production of motor petrol, black oil, diesel fuel, petrol for use in the petrochemical industry increased.