Azerbaijani oil prices drop
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept.13
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
The price of AZERI LT CIF oil, produced at Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli block of oil and gas fields, was $49.23 per barrel at the Italian port of Augusta on Sept. 12, or $0.24 less than the price on Sept. 9, a source on Azerbaijan’s oil and gas market told Trend Sept.13.
The AZERI Light FOB Ceyhan oil price was $48.65 per barrel on Sept. 12, or $0.25 less than the previous price.
Azerbaijan has been producing AZERI LT since 1997 and exports it via the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan and Baku-Supsa pipelines, as well as by rail to the Georgian port of Batumi.
Azerbaijan also exports URALS oil from Russia’s Black Sea port of Novorossiysk. The oil is delivered there via Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline.
The price for URALS-NOVO was $44.72 per barrel on Sept. 12, or $0.15 less than the previous price.
The price for a barrel of Brent Dated, produced from the North Sea, stood at $47.91 on Sept. 12 or $0.39 less than the previous price.
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