Bulgaria sharply decreases petroleum gas imports from Kazakhstan
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept. 10
By Nargiz Sadikhova - Trend:
Kazakhstan has exported 194 tons of petroleum gas and other gaseous hydrocarbons worth to Bulgaria countries to 64,263 euros in June 2020, Eurostat representative told Trend.
In turn, overall 1H2020 petroleum gas and other gaseous hydrocarbons export from Kazakhstan to Bulgaria amounted to 4,939 tons worth 1.6 million euros.
Thus, compared to May 2020 the export volume decreased by 38.5 percent (316 tons), whereas compared to Jan. 2020 the volume decreased by 84.5 percent (1,261 tons).
The value of petroleum gas and other gaseous hydrocarbons export from Kazakhstan to Bulgaria was 18 percent less than in May 2020 (78,424 euros), and 88.2 percent less than in Jan. 2020 (545,050 euros).
The value of trade turnover between Kazakhstan and Bulgaria amounted to $142.6 million over 1H2020, compared to $221.1 million during the same period of 2019.
Kazakhstan’s export to Bulgaria amounted to $129.4 million over the period from January through June 2020, compared to $196.6 million during the same period of 2019.
In turn, Kazakhstan’s imports from Bulgaria slightly exceeded $13.2 million over the reporting period, compared to $24.4 million during the same period of 2019.
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