РђIOC increased considerably oil export from Azerbaijan
During January-October 2005 the Azerbaijan International Operating company (AIOC) developing the on-shore вЂ�Azeri-Chirag- GyuneshliвЂ™ (ACG) block exported totally 8,98 million tons, which is for 3,86 million tons more of the 10 months of 2004.
In January-October 5,756 million tons of the Azeri Light oil were as exported by AIOC through the pipeline Baku вЂ"Supsa (the western route), 2,024 million tons of crude through the Baku-Novorossiysk oil pipeline (the northern route). In January-October 1,206 million tons were shipped in the Georgian direction, to the port of Batumi.
In October 2005 AIOC transported 1,308 million tons of oil in three routes, which is for 728,1 thousand tons more of October 2004. AIOC noted, in October from the total amount 599,5 thousand tons were pumped through the western route, 341,1 thousand tons - through the northern route and 367,6 thousand tons - through Baku-Batumi.