China's July gasoline exports third-highest since 2000

BEIJING, Aug 23 (Reuters) - China's July gasoline exports rose 5.9 percent on a year earlier to 1.02 million tonnes, the third highest monthly amount since at least 2000, Chinese customs data showed on Wednesday.

China's diesel exports in July fell 8.8 percent on a year ago to 1.4 million tonnes, the data showed.

Kerosene exports fell 3.1 percent to 1.06 million tonnes. (Reporting by Chen Aizhu and Meng Meng; Editing by Richard Pullin)