BAKU, Azerbaijan, April 12
By Nargiz Ismayilova - Trend:
The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan SOCAR carried out 150,800 meters of drilling operations and commissioned 76 new wells to stabilize oil and gas production in 2019, Trend reports referring to a report on the activity of the Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers in 2019.
In accordance with the report, the reconstruction and modernization of the Heydar Aliyev Baku Oil Refinery and the relevant processing enterprises of Azerikimya Production Union was underway in 2019 in accordance with the schedule.
Some 3.2 billion cubic meters of dry gas, 12,000 tons of technical butane and 20,000 tons of gasoline were obtained from 3.2 billion cubic meters of natural gas at a gas processing plant in 2019, the report said.
In accordance with the report, the production growth was also achieved in the petrochemical sector, 459,300 tons of raw materials were processed at Azerikimya Production Union, 88,100 tons of propylene, 94,600 tons of polyethylene and 143,500 tons of other valuable petrochemical products were obtained in 2019.
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