MOL Group Retail sales in Romania (including fuels, LPG and lubricants) grew 20% in the first quarter of the year compared to the same period last year, from 121 kt to145 kt, on the back of a larger service stations network. In January-March 2016, diesel fuels sales were up 20%, at 104 kt, while gasoline sales increased 16%, at 36 kt.
MOL service station network in Romania included 206 stations end-March, after the acquisition completed last year and investment in new stations.
Overall, MOL Group posted 10% sales growth in the first quarter, volumes standing at 889 kt. In the CEE core markets of the Group, fuel demand rose 2%, supporting Downstream operations.
MOL Group is an integrated, independent, international oil and gas company, headquartered in Budapest, Hungary. It is active in over 30 countries with a dynamic international workforce of 26,000 people and a track record of more than 100 years in the industry. MOL’s exploration and production activities are supported by more than 75 years’ experience in the hydrocarbon field. At the moment, there are production activities in eight countries and exploration assets in 14 countries. MOL Group operates four refineries and two petrochemicals plants, under integrated supply chain management, in Hungary, Slovakia and Croatia, and owns a network of nearly 2,000 service stations across 12 countries in Central & South Eastern Europe, out of which over 200 in Romania.