00 million kilolitres
, down 3 per cent from the same period last year.
The two firms initially signed a contract in December 2010 for Saudi Aramco to store 600,000 kilolitres
The state-owned oil monopoly has 17,000 kilolitres
(KL) petroleum stocked for the Kathmandu valley until now.
8 million kilolitres
(602,000 barrels per day) of crude oil in October-December, unchanged from a year earlier.
Residential properties using up to and including 120 kilolitres
per year will receive a one-off rebate of $45 while those using more than 120 kilolitres
, typically a larger family, will receive a $75 rebate, Mr Rau said.
73 million kilolitres
or 757,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil in August, down 17 per cent on year, Masahito Nakamura, its senior vice president, told reporters.
Reuters calculations based on weekly industry data had forecast an 8 per cent fall in total oil product sales to 15 million kilolitres
(about 3 million bpd) in May.