Shipment of tankers from SOCAR’s Black Sea oil terminal down
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 6
By Maksim Tsurkov - Trend:
As many as 38 tankers were shipped from the Black Sea oil terminal of Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR in Kulevi (Georgia) in the first quarter of 2017, which is 9.5 percent less than in the same period of 2016 (42 tankers), a source in the terminal told Trend Sept. 6.
The terminal in Georgia’s Kulevi was commissioned in May 2008 and the oil transshipment started in June of the same year.
The total capacity of the terminal is 10 million tons of bulk-oil cargo per year, three million tons of oil, three million tons of diesel fuel and four million tons of fuel oil.
The total capacity of the terminal’s tank farm is 402,000 cubic meters.
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