Daily gasoline consumption below 60 million liters in Iran
Azerbaijan, Baku, Mar. 11/ Trend F.Milad/
Gasoline consumption in Iran averaged 59.9 million liters per day during the third week of the current calendar month of Esfand (March 6-14), showing 2.8 percent decrease compared with the same period last year.
The highest amount was related to March 8 which 65.9 million liters of gasoline was consumed, Shana news agency reported.
Managing Director of the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company Alireza Zeighami has said Iran's gasoline production will rise next year by 18 million liters, or about 118,000 barrels, per day.
The increase in output is expected after completing development projects at seven refineries, Zeighami said.