Azerbaijan revises oil prices forecast in 2012-state budget

Azerbaijan revises oil prices forecast in 2012-state budget Rising oil prices on world markets contributes to increase in the income of the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ) additionally by 3.625 billion manat, which will increase incomes of the consolidated budget for 2012 by 19.9 percent, Azerbaijani Finance Minister Samir Sharifov said on Saturday at the meeting of the Parliamentary Committee on economic policy during the debate of the bill on amendments to the state budget... Read More

Oil keeps dominant position in Azeri export as 92% of total export

Oil keeps dominant position in Azeri export as 92% of total export Oil and oil products made 92,0 % of Azerbaijan’s export by results of January-April, 2012.According to sources in the State Customs Committee, in the reporting period, crude oil made 86,29 % of Azerbaijan’s export and oil products made 5,0 %. According to the State Committee reports, oil and oil products made 92,0 % of Azerbaijan’s export in 2011, too. “Only 8 % of export is non-oil products”- CESD stated.... Read More