Azerbaijani oil prices rising
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan.21
By Zeyni Jafarov – Trend:
The price of Azeri LT CIF Augusta, produced at the Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli (ACG) field, rose by $0.45 on Jan.20 compared to the previous price, reaching $56.84 per barrel, Trend reports with reference to the source from the country's oil and gas market.
The price of Azeri LT FOB Ceyhan made up $56.26 per barrel on Jan.20, which is $0.43 more compared to the previous price.
Azerbaijan has been producing Azeri LT since 1997 and exporting it via the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) and Baku-Supsa Western Export Pipeline, as well as by rail to the Georgian port of Batumi.
Azerbaijan also sells its URALS oil from the Russian Black Sea port of Novorossiysk, delivering it through the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline.
The price of URALS with shipment from the port stood at $55.17 per barrel on Jan.20, having risen by $0.71 compared to the previous price.
The cost of a barrel of Brent Dated oil, produced in the North Sea, reached $56.13 per barrel, increasing by $0.5 compared to the previous price.