Diesel drops to record low

in News · 23-11-2015 07:30:00 · 0 Comments

The price of diesel in Portugal reached a record low of €1.20 per litre in October, down 3 cents since the start of the year, in contrast to that of petrol, which has risen 4.1 cents in the same period.

According to a report from the statutory authority for the sector, the National Entity for the Fuel Market (ENMC), fuel consumption in October overall was down 1.2% on the same month last year, with diesel consumption down 0.4% and petrol consumption down 4.3%.

In October, Portugal had the seventh dearest petrol in the EU after tax and the 10th dearest diesel.


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