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Mining activity, coupled with oil and mineral exploration activities in Namibia, drove increased fuel consumption in the country in the first quarter of this year.


According to the Bank of Namibia’s (BoN) latest Quarterly Bulletin, diesel consumption rose 6.2% year-on-year, while the use of petrol decreased 2.6%.


In total, Namibia consumed 298 677 million litres of fuel in the first quarter of 2024.

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