Iran’s import, export of oil products through ports up by 50%

Business Materials 31 July 2016 12:31 (UTC +04:00)


Baku, Azerbaijan, July 31

By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:

The total volume of oil products loaded and unloaded at Iranian ports increased by 50 percent over the last Iranian month (ended July 22) compared to the same period last year.   

According to the country’s Ports and Maritime Organization, in the mentioned period, 18 million tons of oil products were loaded and unloaded at ports across Iran.

In the meantime, the country unloaded 3.1 million tons of oil products at its ports across the country.

Iran also loaded 15.5 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