Azerbaijan directs 73.5% of oil products to meeting domestic demand

Baku: In January-March, 2014, 1,553,900 tonnes of oil products were sent to consumers in Azerbaijan. State Statistical Committee told APA-Economics that 32.8% of oil products sent to consumers is diesel, 19.6% gasoline, 9.7% aviation kerosene, 5.7% heavy oil, 4.5% petroleum coke, 4.0% oil bitumen, 3.3% liquid oil, 2.7% naphtha, 0.3% lubricating oil and 17.4% other products.

During the first quarter, 73.5% of oil products was directed to meeting domestic demand, 26.5% – exported. Country’s consumers were sent 1,142,300 tonnes, down 3.2% from previous year.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY