Azerbaijan’s 1Q oil exports jumps 76%

Azerbaijan’s 1Q oil exports jumps 76%
# 16 April 2007 09:20 (UTC +04:00)
Azerbaijan exported a total of 7.42 million tons of oil during the first quarter, 76.25% higher than the same period last year.
Azerbaijan International Operating Company sent abroad 7.236 million tons of oil, up 3.2 million tons from a year earlier.
The AIOC told APA-Economics that no oil was pumped via Baku-Supsa pipeline during this period.
749,125 tons of oil were delivered to Georgia’s Batumi Port by railway.
Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline transported 880,218 tons of oil during January and March, with a year-on-year decline of 277,452 tons.
Besides, 5.79 million tons of Azeri oil were exported via Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline and 53,698 tons of condensate were sent abroad from Shah Deniz field.
Azerbaijan exported a total of 22.127m tons of oil during 2006, of which 20.955 tons were pumped by the AIOC. /APA-Economics/