Press release 5 May 2017
According to statistics compiled by the Finnish Petroleum and Biofuels Association, there were a total of 1,857 service stations and unmanned filling stations in Finland in late 2016, 32 less than a year before. Service stations with personnel on site numbered now 792 and unmanned filling stations 1,065.
Statistics on the fuel distribution points for heavy traffic are compiled separately. At the end of 2016 there were 665 of these. Some of the diesel fuelling locations for heavy vehicles are located in connection with regular filling stations, and others are separate distribution points.
The Finnish Petroleum and Biofuels Association has collected the information for its filling station statistics through its member companies from the Neste, the ABC chain, St1 and Shell, as well as Teboil networks. Also included in the statistics in late 2016 are information from Suomalainen Energiaosuuskunta SEO.
Finnish Petroleum and Biofuels Association, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pekka Huttula, Deputy Managing Director, tel. +358 40 503 9465
Mervi Tepponen, Communications Manager, tel. +358 40 562 1060
Finnish Petroleum and Biofuels Association is the collective industry association that represents the interests of its members. The mission of the Association is to actively promote responsible use of liquid fuels and contribute to a sustainable energy future, while forging a favourable operating environment for it´s members. The Oil Industry Service Centre Ltd, owned by the association, executes the energy efficiency agreement Höylä III and carries out industry-wide environmental and education projects. Website www.oil.fi