Thursday, November 16, 2006
Oil products export on rise
11-13-2006 AzerTAg - State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) exported 239,909 tons of oil via Novorossiysk terminal in October, and 942 thousand tons over 10 months. Oil export through other routes came to 164,709 tons in October, and 2,503,857 tons since the beginning of the year. In Jan-Oct, SOCAR sold 1,177,990 tons of diesel, 785,191 tons of mazut, 273,485 tons of motor gasoline, 186,471 tons of aviation fuel, 29,965 tons of straight-run gasoline, 3,390 tons of lubricants, 14,362 tons of oil asphalt. Diesel was sold at $539,97 per ton, motor gasoline $506,64, mazut $270,32, aviation fuel $574,52. Brent oil price averaged $57,80 per ton, Urals oil $55,68.