Egypt’s consumption of petroleum products dropped by around 7.4% year-on-year (YOY) in October 2018 to 2.749 million tons, compared to 2.969 million tons in October 2017, Egypt Oil & Gas reports.

Statistics published by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) show that petroleum product’s output slightly dropped by 0.07% from 2.818 million tons in October 2017, to 2.816 million tons in the same month of 2018.

Egypt’s consumption of petroleum products increased by around 6.34% month-on-month, down from the 2.585 million tons consumed in September 2018.