BTC sanctioning ceremony due in Ceyhan on 13 Jul
A ceremony of sanctioning of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) main export oil pipeline is scheduled for 13 July 2006, Osman Geksel, the Project Director of the Turkish section of the BTC, told Trend.
Geksel said that the Azerbaijani oil running via the BTC oil pipeline will reach a terminal in the Ceyhan port no later than 27 May 2006, while the official ceremony will be held on 13 July.
Geksel said that in the next 4 days the oil will reach the last pump station located near Sivas city, while in the first half of May it will get the Sivas-Ceyhan section.
The fulfillment of the first tanker in the Ceyhan port with the Azerbaijani oil is scheduled for 27 May, he concluded.