Prices for Azerbaijani oil continue to rise
BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 15
By Zeyni Jafarov - Trend:
The price of Azeri LT CIF Augusta, produced at the Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli (ACG) field, increased by 16 cents on July 14 compared to the previous price, settling at $76.86 per barrel, Trend reports referring to the source from the country's oil and gas market.
The price of Azeri LT FOB Ceyhan amounted to $76.21 per barrel on July 14, rising by 17 cents 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 $72.63 per barrel on July 14, having grown by 26 cents as compared to the previous price.
Meanwhile, the cost of a barrel of Brent Dated oil, produced in the North Sea went up by 19 cents compared to the previous price and reached $76.97 per barrel.