SOCAR Publicizes Volume of Oil Export
Azerbaijan, Baku / corr Trend / From January to July, the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) exported 4.591mln t of its own oil, a source at SOCAR stated.
Over this period, SOCAR exported 580,746t of oil via the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline. From January to July, oil was not exported via the Baku-Supsa pipeline due to repairs being done to the pipeline.
Some 221,258t of oil was exported via railway to the Georgian port of Batumi.
From January to July, SOCAR exported 3,789,758t of oil via the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline.
In 2006, SOCAR transported 1.172mln t of oil via the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline, 1.155mln t via Baku-Supsa, 1.135mln t via rail to Batumi, and 1.402mln tons via the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline (export via this pipeline commenced in May 2006).