Production of gasoline in Russia in the first days of April fell by a record 19%
Moscow-Live.ru / Akishin Vyacheslav
in Russia In the first week of April, gasoline production decreased by 19%, according to RBC, citing data from the Central dispatching Department of fuel energy complex (CDU TEK, the energy Ministry structure.
This is a record level of reduction not only since the beginning of this year, but over the past few years.
According to CDU TEK, the production of gasoline in Russia in the period 1 to 7 April was down by 18.9% compared to the previous week (25 Mar-31 Mar) – up to 648 thousand tonnes. Shipments to the domestic market also declined significantly – by 11.6%, to 554 thousand tons.
the Production of diesel fuel in early April decreased by 6% to 1,455 million tons, shipments to the domestic market by 10.3% to 675 thousand tons.
leads to increase of waste oil (reserves) – for gasoline during the first days of April they grew by almost 6% to 1,754 million tons, diesel fuel – on 0,5%, to 2,713 million tons.In the energy situation of the country’s fuel is called stable, indicating that in most regions, stocks of gasoline will last for ten days.
Earlier this week it became known that the Russian government is preparing to temporarily ban import of cheap oil products to the country.