Fuel sales fell by 3.5% in January compared to the same period of 2018, and were subsequently lost for the fifth time, according to a private report. Last year, gasoline grew by 56%.
"As it is happening in the months, the increase in super fuel consumption does not compensate for the reduction of the premiums of premiums by 26% in January 2018," said the Hydrocarbon Confederation and the Allied Trade Organization. Argentina (CECHA).
In the report, the Chamber of Commerce "migrating a portion of the demand for quality and lower cost consumer demand in the sector was the characteristics of the analysis in 2018".
Thus, it is the fifth quarter of January, with a record high of 20% in raw naphtha sales, with a 5% increase over average. "2018 was closed with a negative balance and consumption increased in the first quarter, the second of the slowdown and the third of the delay, with 2019 data, starts with the same trend," said CECHA.
Following the business startup of the main fuel companies of the country, prices fell in January, following the relative relaxation of the exchange rate and the international value of oil, in February, the same companies reaffirmed and re-applied this decision.
In the first place, its price was notable for Shell, who decided to increase its 2.09% growth in its service stations across the country. Super, which is most consumed in its pump, is worth $ 38.52 liter in February.
Just a short time ago, YPF continued this path, with its largest presence in the market, with an increase of 1.6%, especially for all products. The values are set in literature in excess of $ 37.62; Infinia (first) $ 43.40; Gasoline D500, $ 35.18; and the premium Diesel, $ 41.18. Axion finally applied a 1.6-liter increase to a super-liter $ 38.12.