Azerbaijani oil prices drop on June 22
Azerbaijan, Baku, June 23/ Trend , E.Ismayilov/
On June 22, the price of AZERI LT CIF Augusta was $66.89 per barrel, or $4.32 per barrel down, compared to the Friday's price, according to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), which has produced Light Oil since 1997.
Azeri Light oil is produced from the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli offshore fields, which is developed under BP's operations. It is directly delivered to the Turkish port of Ceyhan via the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan main export oil pipeline.
AZERI LT FOB Ceyhan oil price was $65.02 per barrel, or $4.41 per barrel less than the previous price.
Azerbaijan exports URALS oil from the Novorossiysk port, which is delivered via the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline. The high quality Azerbaijani oil, including Azeri Light, is blended with other oil brands in the Russian pipeline system and is sold from the Novorossiysk Port as URAL.
The price of URAL (EX-NOVO) was $64.54 per barrel, or $4.28 per barrel less than the previous price.
A similar situation was observed with Brent Dated, produced from the North Sea. On June 22, the price of Brent Dated was $66.23 per barrel, $4.52 per barrel down compared to the previous price.