Baku Oil Refinery Increased Production of Butane-Butylene Fraction

Oil&Gas Materials 19 September 2006 11:00 (UTC +04:00)

In August, the Oil Refinery named after Heydar Aliyev produced 14,250 tons of butane-butylene fraction, Trend has been told in the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR). This figure exceeds the forecasts by 41.1%, or 4,150 tons, Trend reports.

In January to August the volume of the production of butane-butylene fraction comprised 85,930 tons or 12,430 tons (16.9%) more than forecasts and 10,610 tons more than 2005.

In August 2006, this enterprise did not produce propane-propylene fraction. In January-August of last year, the plant had manufactured 0,840 tons of oil produce of this type. Last year the volume of propane production was reported at 3,020 tons.