AIOC exports 5.7m tons of Azeri oil in 2006

Oil&Gas Materials 25 April 2006 12:28 (UTC +04:00)

Since the beginning of 2006 the Azerbaijan International Operating Company (AIOC) has transported 5.7 million tons of Azerbaijani oil, the State Oil Company told Trend.

A total of 2.1 million tons of oil was transported via the western pipeline oil pipeline Baku-Supsa, while 1.2 million tons of oil was transported via the northern oil pipeline Baku-Novorossiysk and 2 million tons by railway in the direction of the Georgian Black Sea port of Batumi.

The AIOC also delivered 0.4 million tons of oil to fulfill the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan main export oil pipeline. So far, over 1 million tons of oil has been pumped into the pipeline. In general, 10 million barrels of oil is required for the fulfillment of the pipeline.