Daily gasoline consumption in Iran hits 68 million liters over 6 months
Azerbaijan, Baku, Sep.8 / Trend F.Karimov /
Iran's average gasoline consumption stood at 68 million liters per day from the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21) till September 7, IRNA quoted managing director of Iran's oil products distribution company Mostafa Kashkouli as saying.
The amount shows 7.4 per cent increase compared to the same period in the past year, he added.
He predicted that gasoline consumption will surpass 75 million liters per day in the current calendar month of Shahrivar (ending September 22).
Iran's gasoline consumption in the fifth calendar month of the current year (July 22 - August 21) stood at 2.128 billion liters.
The country's average gasoline consumption was 68.648 million liters in the mentioned month, a little less than its preceding month's figure of 68.865 million liters, the Tasnim News Agency reported.
Iran's average gasoline consumption stood at around 71.6 million liters per day in the previous Iranian calendar year, the ISNA News Agency reported.