Caspian Pipeline Consortium increases oil transhipment in January-August
Azerbaijan, Baku, September 9 / Trend E. Ismailov /
The Caspian Pipeline Consortium (CPC) shareholders shipped 21.65 million tons of CPC Blend oil via the South Ozereyka-2 terminal in January-August 2013 compared to 20.24 million tons during the same period of 2012, a statement in the consortium's official website reported on Monday.
2.9 million tons of oil was shipped in August compared to 2.44 million tons in August 2012.
The CPC shippers undertaking transportation and shipment of oil via the terminal are as follows in the order of connection:
- Tengizshevroil - the first to sign agreements - the volumes delivered provide for basic capacity utilisation of the system;
- Arman - Affiliated shipper of the Oryx Caspian Pipeline LLC currently owned by Shell;
- Embammunaygaz and Kazoil-Aktobe - Affiliated shipper of Kazakstan Pipeline Ventures LLC;
- CNPC-Aktobemunaygaz - Deals with transporting and loading crude via the terminal using access to the Kazakh government;
- Litasko - Affiliated shipper of LUKARKO B.V;
- Karachaganak Petroleum Operating B.V. - The second shipper after Tengizchevroil in terms of volume of transported oil, affiliated with a number of CPC shareholders.
- NaftaTrans CJSC and affiliated companies authorised to supply CPC with the oil of Russian producers in accordance with the access rights of the Russian Federation.