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Posted by **Ruth** on Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 5:00am.

Petrol and Naptha is 27% in demand

Diesel is 23% in demand.

A question asks: Why are these fractions in demand?

I am not sure how to answer this questions and please advise me to how to answer this question.

Thanks in advance

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**DrBob222**, Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 8:43pmFuel oil is used for heating homes and industrial plants. Bitumen is another word for asphalt and it is used in a variety of ways. Petrol and diesel are used for automotive and other engines. Naphtha is used a a solvent. I suppose the law of supply and demand is what creates the demand. There is a demand because they are useful for a number of purposes. You can edit this to fit the question.

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**Ruth**, Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 1:53pmThank you very much, this information has helped to answer my question.

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