Iran gasoline consumption during Ramadan hits 1.86 billion liters
Tehran, Iran, Jul. 30
By Milad Fashtami - Trend:
Some 1.861 billion liters of gasoline were consumed in Iran in the holly month of Ramadan, 199.4 million liters more compared to same month of the previous year, Iran's Fars News Agency reported on July 29.
The country's average gasoline consumption in the holly month of Ramadan was around 64.17 million liters per day.
The figure is expected to reach 75 million liters per day as a wave of summer vacations is going to start.
The country's gasoline reserves currently stand at over 1.8 billion liters.
Iran's average gasoline consumption stood at 69.4 million liters per day in the third calendar month of the current Iranian year (May 21 - June 21).
The country's average gasoline consumption in the first and second calendar months of the year was also 68.3 and 69.9 million liters per day, respectively.
Currently, Iran daily distributes 28 million liters of Euro-4 gasoline across the country.
It was announced on June 9 that Iran plans to distribute gasoline conforming to Euro-4 standard in 8 major cities by December.
The country currently distributes only Euro-4 gasoline in Tehran, Arak, and Karaj, Iran's IRIB News Agency reported on June 9.