Bitumen Production in Azerbaijan Exceeds Forecasts
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend / From January to July 2007, 92,370t of bitumen were produced in Azerbaijan, according to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR). The figure exceeded the forecast by 3.9%.
During the same period of 2006, production of bitumen made up 78,800t, which is 13,570t (17.2%) less than this year.
The total volume of the bitumen produced in 2006 was 161,940t, and in 2005 it was 128,340t.