Azerbaijan increases gasoline and diesel production

# 15:03
12 June 2020

In January-May of this year total worth of production in the field of production of oil products in Azerbaijan was AZN 1 295 mln., increased 2% in comparison to the related period of the previous year, State Statistics Committee told APA-Economics.

The production of lubricants increased by 61,2%, petroleum bitumen increased by 37,2%, production of fuel oil by 17,4%, diesel fuel by 5%, automobile gasoline production increased by 1,2%.

According to the information, during the reporting period gasoline production in the country for the use of petrochemical industry decreased by 3,5%, petroleum coke by 6,7%, and the production of white oil decreased by 13,6%.