Distillate fuel oil consumption reached 965 '000 bpd in 2016 in France, according to EIA. This is 1.67 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, distillate fuel oil consumption in France reached an all time high of 1,000 '000 bpd in 2005 and an all time low of 670 '000 bpd in 1982. When compared to France's main peers, distillate fuel oil consumption in Belgium amounted to 258 '000 bpd, 1,101 '000 bpd in Germany, 558 '000 bpd in Italy and 609 '000 bpd in Spain in 2016.
France has been ranked 3rd within the group of 36 countries we follow in terms of distillate fuel oil consumption, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Distillate fuel oil is a general classification for one of the petroleum fractions produced in conventional distillation operations.