Iran’s import, export of oil products through ports up by 32%
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 20
By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:
The total volume of oil products loaded and unloaded at Iranian ports over the past month has increased by 32 percent year-on-year.
According to the country’s Ports and Maritime Organization, in a period of one month between May 21 and June 20, 14.7 million tons of oil products were loaded and unloaded at the ports across Iran.
The figure for the loaded oil products in the mentioned period was 12.8 million tonsm while the unloading figure stood at 1.8 million tons.
Iran loaded and unloaded 11.1 million tons of oil products at its ports in the same period of last year.
According to a report by BP's Statistical Review of World Energy, Iran consumed 88.9 million tons of oil as well as 172.1 million tons oil equivalent (mtoe) of natural gas and 1.2 mtoe of coal in 2015.