Russian Diesel Exports From St. Petersburg Rose 2.5% in January

Russian diesel exports from the St. Petersburg terminal in January rose 2.5 percent from a year earlier, a port official said.

Shipments grew to 77,000 metric tons from 75,000 tons in January 2012, the official said today by phone from St. Petersburg, declining to be identified because the information is confidential.

Exports of fuel oil rose 3.6 percent to 572,000 tons last month from 552,000 tons a year earlier, he said.

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