South Africa South Africa: Gas diesel oils, total production (thousand metric tons)

The data set "Gas diesel oils, total production (thousand metric tons)" for South Africa contains data from the year 1990 until 2015.
Heavy oils distilling between 200°C and 380°C, but distilling less than 65% in volume at 250°C, including losses, and 85% or more at 350°C. Its flash point is always above 50°C and its specific gravity is higher than 0.82. Heavy oils obtained by blending are grouped together with gas oils on the condition that their kinematic viscosity does not exceed 27.5 cSt at 38°C. Also included are middle distillates intended for the petrochemical industry. Gas-diesel oils are used as a fuel for internal combustion in diesel engines, as a burner fuel in heating installations, such as furnaces, and for enriching water gas to increase its luminosity. Other names for this product are diesel fuel, diesel oil, gas oil and solar oil.
The data on production refer to the first stage of production.
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Gas diesel oils, total production (thousand metric tons)
Gas diesel oils, production from refineries (thousand metric tons) 5,607

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 57,398,421
Area (sq. km) 1,219,090.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 295,456,189,492
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 5,285