Kazakhstan’s oil processing decreases in July

Oil&Gas Materials 22 August 2012 16:35

Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug.22 / Trend E. Kosolapova/

Oil processing in Kazakhstan decreased by 13.2 percent to 925,500 tons in July, 2012 compared the same month of last year, Kazakh Statistics Agency told Trend.

Meanwhile, compared to June 2012 oil processing in Kazakhstan decreased by 7.1 percent in July, 2012.

Kazakhstan's oil processing amounted to 8.111 million tons in January-July, 2012.

In July, 2012 the production of oil products in Kazakhstan amounted to 1.234 million tons, which is by 5.9 percent less than in the previous month, and by 4.6 percent less than in June, 2011.

The production of motor gasoline amounted to 176,000 tons in July, 2012, the production of diesel oil - to 273,900 tons, aviation kerosene to 25,100 tons, and black oil to 264,200 tons.