According to the Union of Petroleum Importers, in January 2020 gasoline and diesel fuel imports amounted to 74.7 thousand tons in Georgia, which is 3.7 thousand tons or 4.7% less than in January 2019 (78.4 thousand tons).
“In January, traditionally, fuel imports and consumption are always significantly lower than other months of the year; this is related to New Year's Eve, harsh winter climates, when traffic is significantly reduced. Imports and consumption of petroleum products will increase significantly in the coming months,”the Importers' Union explained.
According to the countries, the largest volume of gasoline and diesel fuel has been imported from Russia in January 2020 - 23.2 thousand tons, which is 31% of total imports. Then follows Romania: 22.3 thousand tons (29.8%), Turkmenistan - 10.6 thousand tons (14.1%); Bulgaria - 8.5 thousand tons (11.3%), Turkey - 3.7 thousand tons (4.9%), Greece - 3.6 thousand tons (4.8%) and others.
To note: in January, gasoline import directly amounted to 42.0 thousand tons (a decrease of 9.7 thousand tons or 23% compared to last year), while diesel fuel imports - 32.6 thousand tons (up 5.9% from last year). Thousand tons or 18%).
According to the fuel categories, gasoline imports in January 2020 were as follows: A-91 regular-brand gasoline - 29.8 thousand tonnes or 70.9%; A-95 premium brand petrol - 12.0 thousand tons or 28.5%, A-98 super brand petrol - 0.2 thousand tons or 0.5
See all the news
Silknet signed Memorandum of Understanding with Global Communications Company One Web
Reuters: Dutch city tells floating Georgian monastery to cast off
The NBG hiked further as the GEL stays undervalued
World Bank expects slowdown of Georgia's economic growth in Q4 of 2019
Georgia-Estonia Business Forum is Held Today
Nestle Sees $250 Million Boost for Starbucks Products
GDP will be Calculated by the Updated Methodology from Today – What the Reform Will Cause
BM.GE: Giorgi Gakharia has selected a new business ombudsman
Tourist Number Hits a Record within 10Months and Exceeds 8 MLN Despite Putin’s Flight Ban
Galt & Taggart does not rule out slowdown of economic growth to 4% in 2020
Mamuka Khazaradze: finally, I also found out what we were accused of
Salmonella detected in frozen chicken meat imported from Ukraine
Talakvadze about Tskaltubo Development Project: special rules won’t apply to Ivanishvili
m2: we do not have any plans for Center Point at this stage
Georgia Capital to open 6 new hotels in Georgia under the new brand Amber Group
The CEO of m2 Group is changed - Shota Berekashvili replaces Irakli Burdiladze
The 30 Top Emerging Travel Destinations for 2020
"We hold rather comfortable shares on the market " – Does TBC Bank want to Buy Cartu?
Interview with Ahmed Bin Sulayem - Executive Chairman and CEO of DMCC
Agreement signed between Silknet and Euronews to launch “Euronews Georgia”