Turkey's liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) imports decreased by 25.75% to 236 thousand tonnes in November 2019 compared to the same month of 2018, according to the latest data revealed by the country's energy watchdog on Tuesday.
The Energy Market Regulatory Authority's (EMRA) data showed that Turkey's imports came from Algeria, the U.S., Kazakhstan, Norway, the U.K., Libya, Holland, 'Saint Kitts and Nevis' and Russia.
Turkey's LPG production increased in November to approximately 86 thousand tonnes - a year-on-year increase of 32.6%.
Exports increased by nearly 1,152.66% to 17 thousand tonnes in November last year compared to November 2018.
Total LPG sales rose by approximately 339 thousand tonnes in November -- a 6.88% increase, including 273 thousand tonnes of autogas, 58 thousand tonnes of bottled LPG, and 8 thousand tonnes of bulk LPG.
By Muhsin Baris Tiryakioglu