KazTransOil increases oil transportation volumes by 4 percent in Jan-Aug.
Azerbaijan, Baku, September 21 / Trend E. Ismayilov /
More than 34.7 million tons were transported in January-August via the system of main pipelines KazTransOil compared to more than 33.3 million tons during the same period of 2009, a statement said.
Oil turnover through KazTransOil main pipelines in January-August amounted to more than 22.7 billion tons.
The volumes of oil transportation via KazTransOil main pipelines to Kazakh refineries increased compared to last year.
The oil pumped through "Atasu-Alashankou" pipeline amounted to 6.7 million tons in January-August compared to about 4.78 million tons during the same period last year.
Russian oil, pumped through the pipeline "TON-2", located on the territory of Kazakhstan, hit 3.6 million tons in January-August compared to about 3.32 million tons during the same period last year.