Azerbaijan Increases Export of High Gravity Oil by 20%

Oil&Gas Materials 8 February 2008 19:16 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 8 February / Trend / In January, the Azerbaijani International Operating Company (AIOC), which is developing the bloc of Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli off-shore fields, exported 2.7mln tons of Azeri Light grade oil, while in 2007 it was only 2.2mln.

In January 2008, the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline (BTC) exported 2.7mln tons of oil, while in January 2007 it was 1.6mln tons, the AIOC reported on 8 February. AIOC did not export the oil via other routes.