Minister of Energy Kanchana Wijesekera says more than 42,000MT of petrol is currently in storage in Sri Lanka as of 8:30 this morning.
In a Twitter update, the Minister said 20,598MT of diesel, 1,778MT of super diesel, 42,750MT of 92 Octane petrol, and 6,579MT of 95 Octane petrol are in Ceylon Petroleum Corporation storage facilities.
However, the Minister noted that a stock of petrol is being unloaded from a vessel.
The CPC storages are also in possession of 3,104MT of jet fuel.
Fuel Stock Update 👇🏾
Stock Details as at 2022/05/27 08:30 hrs
For All CPSTL/CPC Plants
Diesel – 20,598
Sup. Diesel – 1,778
92 Pet – 42,750
95 Pet – 6,579
JET A1 – 3,104
Note – All figures in MT, Petrol vessel still been unloaded
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— Kanchana Wijesekera (@kanchana_wij) May 27, 2022