Argentina: The sale of fuels reached the best record of the last 10 years

The consumption of fuels to the public achieved in April the best brand of the last decade according to a report released by the Ministry of Energy based on the monthly sales data that the Service Stations must communicate to that dependency as established by resolution 1104/04.

The survey specified that during the reference period the demand for gasoline and diesel in its two varieties reached 1,512,214 m3, a 12.67% above from the same month but from 2019, the year before the Covid pandemic. Compared to 2020, sales were higher by 137.6% and compared to 2021, they increased by 25.2%.

Following the trend of recent years, the products that grew the most in customer preference were the Premium type. In the case of gasoline, shipments increased 31%, while diesel shipments increased by 27.9%.

 

Evolution of fuel sales

Super naphtha, meanwhile, improved its record by 6.78%, and diesel 5.6%, despite the supply restrictions that began to be applied that month due to the skyrocketing of prices, as a result of the war in Ukraine.

When it comes to brand performance, YPF widely dominates the market with a 51.63 market share; Shell follows with 23.45%, while Axion Energy completes the podium with 13.34%.

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