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Nigeria imported 20.89bn litres of petrol in 2019, distributed 20.58bn

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WED, MAY 20 2020-theG&BJournal- The National Bureau of Statistics data of Petroleum Products Imports and Consumption for full year 2019 published today shows that Nigeria imported 20.89bn litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).

The data shows also that 5.15bn litres of Automotive Gas Oil (AGO), 128.11m litres of Household Kerosene (HHK), 1.07bn litres of Aviation Turbine Kerosene (ATK), 45.98m litres of Low Pour Fuel Oil (LPFO) and 526.06m litres of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) were imported into the country in Full Year 2019.

The zonal distribution of truck-out volume for Full Year 2019 showed that 20.58bn litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), 5.16bn litres of Automotive Gas Oil (AGO), 270.22m litres of Household Kerosene (HHK), 1.05bn litres of Aviation Turbine Kerosene (ATK), 84.53m litres of Low Pour Fuel Oil (LPFO) and 734.21m of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) were distributed nationwide during the period under review.

385,409.030 mt of LPG, the largest import from one country, came from the United States while Equatorial Guinea is Nigeria’s biggest source of LPG in the Africa with 75,580.495 coming from the country.

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