Were seized 622,100,000 liters of biodiesel in 53 Biodiesel auction of the national agency of petroleum, Natural gas and biofuels (ANP). According to data from the Agency itself, the average price was $2,302/L, regardless of the margin, and the total value traded reached 1.428 R$ billion, reflecting a devaluation of, on average, 27.5% when compared with the maximum average reference price (R $3,176 per litre).
Biodiesel auctions are intended to meet the provisions of law No. 13,033, published in the in 9/24/14, establishing in 8% the minimum compulsory percentage of biodiesel addition to diesel fuel sold to the final consumer (B8), from 3/1/17.
The 53rd auction (53) aims to ensure the biodiesel supply in the domestic market during the period 1 March to 30 April 2017, according to guidelines of the Ordinances of the Ministry of mines and energy No. 476, 8/15/12, and no. 576, 11/11/2015, and criteria set out in the Notice of public auction No. 001/17-ANP.ACESSE AS REDES DA PANORAMA OFFSHORE: