Kazakhstan decreases oil export in Jan. –Sept.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov.13
By Elena Kosolapova - Trend:
Kazakhstan decreased oil and gas condensate export by 0.2 percent in Jan.-Sept. 2014 compared to the same period of 2013, Novosti-Kazakhstan reported with the reference to the Statistics Committee under Kazakh Ministry of National Economy.
Oil and gas condensate export hit 52.688 million metric tons in this period.
In monetary terms, Kazakhstan's oil and gas condensate export hit $42.732 billion (0.6 percent increase compared to the same period of 2013).
Kazakhstan's oil products export decreased by 9.2 percent to 3.706 million metric tons in Jan.-Sept. In monetary terms oil products export decreased by 8 percent to $2.243 billion.
Meanwhile, imports of oil products decreased by 14.1 percent in this period to 1.188 million metric tons. In monetary terms oil products import increased by 3.9 percent to $800 million.
Export of natural gas increased by 0.5 percent to 14.979 billion cubic meters in the reporting period. Natural gas export in monetary terms decreased by 7.1 percent to $1.386 billion. In turn, imports of natural gas to Kazakhstan decreased by 54.1 percent to 3.227 billion cubic meters (by 59.5 percent to $276.6 million in monetary term).
Edited by C.N.