Azerbaijani oil prices down
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 30
By Ilkin Shafiyev – Trend:
The price of the AZERI LT CIF oil, produced at the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli block of oil and gas fields, amounted to $75.46 per barrel at the Italian port of Augusta on April 27, that is $0.25 less than on April 26, a source on Azerbaijan’s oil and gas market told Trend April 30.
The AZERI Light FOB Ceyhan oil price was $74.78 per barrel on April 27, or $0.28 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 the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline.
The price for URALS-NOVO was $70.20 barrel on April 27 or $0.22 less than the previous price.
The price for a barrel of Brent Dated, produced from the North Sea, stood at $74.46 on April 27 or $0.35 less than the previous price.
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