Caspian Marine Lines expect 20mln ton of Kazakh oil to transfer via BTC a year

Business Materials 3 July 2006 18:14 (UTC +04:00)

В"At the moment there are many states on Caspian Sea wishing to participate in Kazakh oil transportation, in particular Iran and Russia. This will depend on the marketВ", said Aydin Bashirov, president, Caspian Marine Line.

В"However, 20mn ton of Kazakh oil will be transported via Azerbaijan a year using BTC pipelineВ", Bashirov said.

The company today is capable of transporting the whole oil Kazakhstan is going to send via BTC. In the closest time, talks on future transport agreement will start between Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan.