The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) has announced the latest statistical data on Azeri oil export via main export pipeline Baku–Tbilisi–Ceyhan (BTC) named after Heydar Aliyev: shipment of oil from Ceyhan decreased by 16.4% in June against May 2016.
SOCAR informs that it was shipped 2.14 million tons of Azeri oil from the Turkish port of Ceyhan in June against 2.56 million in May.
This June 1.42 million tons of overall shipping accounted for the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ) against 1.558 million tons in May.
Over Jan-Jun it was shipped 14.8 million tons of Azeri oil from Ceyhan and 8.66 million tons accounted for SOFAZ.
From the very start of transshipment to 1 July 2016 the overall shipment of Azeri oil from Ceyhan reached 305.968 million tons.
In 2015 shipment of Azeri oil from Ceyhan reached 29.079 million tons. Shipment in SOFAZ interests was estimated at 18.546 million tons.