Turkish BOTAS discloses volume of oil shipment from Ceyhan terminal
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept.23
By Leman Zeynalova – Trend:
Turkish BOTAS International Limited (BIL) has to date shipped nearly 3.517 billion barrels of oil from Ceyhan oil terminal, Trend reports referring to BIL.
The BIL data shows that 4,588 tankers with oil from Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) block of fields have been loaded from the terminal to date.
Some 207 tankers with ACG oil (around 157.4 million barrels of oil) were shipped from the Ceyhan oil terminal since the beginning of 2020.
Oil from the ACG block located in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian is transported via Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) to the world markets. BTC is operated by BOTAS International Limited.
Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) crude oil pipeline was built for the safe, economic and environmentally friendly transportation of oil produced in the Caspian region through Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, and from there to the world markets.
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