Azerbaijani Oil Fund: Fiscal Consolidation, Volatility and Oil Wealth

Azerbaijani Oil Fund: Fiscal Consolidation, Volatility and Oil Wealth The execution of the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan’s (SOFAZ) 2016 budget has been approved. According to a Presidential decree, SOFAZ’s revenue was 9.410 billion manat ($5.881 billion USD) and expenditure was 9.022 billion manat ($5.638 billion USD). Initially, SOFAZ’s revenue for 2016 was forecasted as 4.6 billion manat, while expenditure was expected to be 10.7 billion... Read More

Azerbaijani oil export declined by 4.5 %

Azerbaijani oil export declined by 4.5 % Azerbaijan exported 5 million 374 thousand 87 tons oil through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline in the first four months of 2017. Meanwhile, 878 thousand 664 tons oil exported through Supsa and 489 thousand 206 tons by Novorossiyski. It means that Azerbaijan exported 6 million 741 thousand 959 tons oil in the indicated period. According to the SOCAR’s report, Azerbaijan exported 5 million 741 thousand 694... Read More

Azeri Oil Export Declined in the First Quarter of 2013

Azeri Oil Export Declined in the First Quarter of 2013 SOCAR Marketing and Economic Transactions Office exported 4,586 million tonnes of crude oil from the Ceyhan port in the first quarter of 2013. In January, the port exported 1,429, million tonnes, in February-1,743 million tonnes and in March – 1,414 million tonnes  as the SOCAR reported. Meanwhile, SOCAR exported 411,339 tonnes of oil by the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline in the same period. Compared... Read More

Azeri Oil Export Fall by 12,1 %

Azeri Oil Export Fall by 12,1 % The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) exported 13,9 million ton by the BTC pipeline in January-August 2012. According to CESD sources in the SOCAR, export made 1,9 million ton in January, 1,4 million ton in February, 1,9 million ton in March, 1,9 million tin in April, 1,7 million ton in May, 1,6 million ton in June, 1,9 million ton in July, 1,6 million ton in August. Oil export dropped 12,1 % (1,9 million ton)... Read More