Import of aviation fuel to Georgia increases
Baku, Azerbaijan, August 13
By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:
Import of aviation fuel to Georgia amounted to 11,000 tons in July 2019, which is 2,200 tons more than in June 2019, Trend reports referring to Union of Oil Product Importers of Georgia.
According to data, in July 2019, the largest volume of aviation fuel imports fell to Egypt – 3,800 tons, which is 34.5 percent of total imports, 3,500 tons of aviation fuel (31.8 percent) were imported from Turkmenistan, 2,800 tons (25.5 percent) - from Turkey, and 900 tons from Romania (8.2 percent).
In January-July 2019, imports of aviation fuel amounted to 62,700 tons, which is 9,200 tons more than in the same period last year (53,500 tons).
In July 2019, imports of lubricants to Georgia amounted to 1,800 tons, which is 100 tons less than in June 2019.
The largest volume of imports of lubricants was supplied by Iran - 360 tons, which is 20 percent of total imports. In the reported period, Georgia imported 330 tons of lubricants (18.3 percent) from Turkey , and 240 tons (13.3 percent) from Russia.