Azerbaijani Government Announces Forecast for Gas and Condensate Export Volume

Oil&Gas Materials 6 November 2008 15:39 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 6 November/ Trend / Azerbaijan plans to export 6.8bln cu m of gas in 2009 compared to 4.6bln cu m in 2008, according to 2009-2012 budget forecast of Azerbaijan.

This indicator will increase to 6.9bln cu m in 2010 and 7.1bln cu m in 2011 to 2012.

The volume condensate export will total to 2.2mln tons in 2009 as compared to 2mln tons in 2008. This figure will make up 2.3mln in 2010, 2011 and 2012.

Azerbaijan exports gas to Georgia and Turkey via South Caucasus gas pipeline. SOCAR also exports gas to Georgia. Condensate is extracted in Shah Deniz field and is exported via Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline.

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