Sangachal terminal exports over 290 mln barrels of oil in 2011

Oil&Gas Materials 1 March 2012 11:51 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, March 1 / Trend, E.Ismayilov /

In 2011 the Sangachal terminal exported about 291.5 million barrels of oil through pipelines and rail, a BP report on the results of 2011 on the company's official website says.

According to the report, of the total volume, 257.3 million barrels was exported through Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC), 28.3 million barrels through the Western Route Export Pipeline (WREP) and 5.9 million barrels through rail.

On average about 18.2 million standard cubic meters of Shah Deniz gas was exported from the terminal daily in 2011.

Gas transportation from the Sangachal terminal was carried out via South Caucasus gas pipeline (Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum).

The capacity of the terminal's overall processing systems is currently 1.2 million barrels of oil and 25.5 million cubic metres of Shah Deniz gas per day (about 39.5 million cubic metres in total) per day.