ANP participates in task forces in 16 states of the country

The National Agency for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) participated in operations to monitor the fuel market in 16 states distributed throughout Brazil. The task forces took place last Monday (15), Consumer Day.

In addition to the ANP, other agencies also participated in the operations, such as state and municipal Procons, the National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology (Inmetro), state metrology agencies and the Civil Police, through consumer police stations.

In all, there were 45 fuel dealers and four Liquefied Petroleum Gas resellers inspected in 24 cities. The units inspected are located in Amazonas, Pará, Rio de Janeiro, Minas Gerais, São Paulo, Paraná, Santa Catarina, Rio Grande do Sul, Ceará, Alagoas, Pernambuco, Bahia, Sergipe, Distrito Federal, Mato Grosso and Goiás.

Finally, the ANP carried out 12 assessments (11 in posts and one in LPG resale) for various reasons. Among them, irregular measurement (pump providing less fuel than registered), CNG pressure above the allowed, lack of equipment for fuel analysis and irregularities in the price panel and others.


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