Production of Butane-Butylene and Propane-Propylene Fractions Doubled
Azerbaijan, Baku / corr. Trend / The Heydar Aliyev Oil Refinery Plant (formerly "Azerneftyanadjag" ) produced 36,240 tons of butane-butylene fraction in January to March 2007, a source in SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan) . This figure exceeds the forecast by 2.2 times, or 19,840 tons.
The volume of production of butane-butylene fraction in January to March, 2006 was 17,900 tons, or 18,400 tons (2-fold rise) less as compared to the same period of 2007. The production of butane-butylene fraction in 2006 was 148,220 tons. In 2005, this indicator was equal to 129,620 tons.
No propane-propylene fraction was produced in the Plant in January to march 2007, as in the previous months. On the whole, in 2006, the volume of the propane-propylene reached 3,020 tons.