SOCAR Increases Bitumen Production by 14%
Azerbaijan, Baku, 6 September / Trend / State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) said that 129,300tones of bitumen were produced during January-August 2008. This capacity is less by 7.9% or 11,090tones of bitumen than the forecast of the indicated period.
The capacity of bitumen production made up nearly 113,200 tones in January -August 2007.
This capacity is less by 14.3% or 16,130tones as compared to 2008.
The capacity of bitumen production made up 183,000 tones in 2007.