Diesel import increases but drops in gasoline import

Economy
Author : M.Unurzul unurzul@montsame.gov.mn 2018-02-20 12:22:47

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/ According to the Statistics Division of the Mongolian Customs General Administration, Mongolia imported 19 thousand tons of auto gasoline last month, with a decrease of 10 thousand tons against the same period of previous year.

As compared with the same period of previous year, an average import price for a ton of gasoline rose by 14 percent, reaching USD668 in January, 2018.
 
In January, 2018 an import of diesel fuel reached 81 thousand tons, with an increase of 17 thousand tons against the same period of previous year. An average import price for a ton of diesel fuel reached USD628, with an increase of 19 percent.   

M.Unurzul