Azerbaijani Oil Income in February 2015

Azerbaijani Oil Income in February 2015 Azerbaijani oil export slight increased last month compared with January 2015 since the country exported 1,885 million tones crude oil to the world market in February 2015. According to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR), 84 thousand 807 tons of crude oil from the Novorossiysk Port, 254 thousand 179 tons of crude oil from the Supsa Port, and 1 million 630 thousand 350 tons of crude oil from the Ceyhan Port last month.... Read More

Devaluation of Azerbaijani National Currency; Causes and Consequences

Devaluation of Azerbaijani National Currency; Causes and Consequences Starting from February 21st, 2015, the official exchange rate of the dollar to the manat, Azerbaijani national currency, has been set at 1.05 manat, which is 33.86 percent more than the exchange rate set before the beginning of the weakening process of the rate. Azerbaijani national currency has been depreciated against US dollar the first time since 2006. Central Bank of Azerbaijan has had face an dilemma... Read More