Bitumen Production Increases in Azerbaijan in Jan-May

Oil&Gas Materials 6 June 2008 18:57 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 6 June / Trend / Azerbaijan produced 67,200 tons of bitumen on January to May 2008, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) said. It is less than the forecast by 16.3% or 13,040 tons.

The production of the bitumen amounted to 59,100 tons in January to May 2007. This figure is less by 8,040 tons or 13.6% than the same figure of 2008 

The volume of the bitumen production amounted to 183,000 tons in 2007.