Iran’s import, export of oil products through ports up by 27 %

Business Materials 4 July 2016 13:19 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 4

By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:

The total volume of oil products loaded and unloaded at Iranian ports in the first half of the current year increased by 27 percent year-on-year.

According to the country’s Ports and Maritime Organization, in the mentioned period, 74.5 million tons of oil products were loaded and unloaded at ports across Iran.

In the meantime, the country unloaded 12.7 million tons of oil products at its ports across the country.

In total, Iran loaded and unloaded 87.2 million tons of oil products in the mentioned period.

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.