Azerbaijan, Baku / corr. Trend / From January to October of 2007, 151.121t of bitumen were produced in Azerbaijan, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) reported. The figure exceeded the forecast by 2%, or 3,010 tons.
The volume of bitumen production of made up 131,900t in 2006. The figure is lower as compared to 2007 by 19,310t or 14.6%.
The total volume of produced bitumen amount to 161,940t in 2006. .