SOCAR REDUCED SHIPMENTS OF OIL FROM NOVOROSSIYSK IN JANUARY-AUGUST
During January-August the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) shipped 1,3 million tons of oil of the Ural brand from Novorossiysk, which is for 430,000 tons less of the similar period of 2004, SOCAR told Trend.
According to the SOCAR data, in August the Ural oil shipment from Novorossiysk was 308,100 tons, which is for 223,400 tons more of July 2005 and for 70,900 tons more of August 2004.
During 2004 SOCAR sold from Novorossiysk 2559,100 tons of oil, which is for 77,100 tons more of 2003. The price for pumping of 1ton oil through the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline is $15,67.