Azerbaijani Oil Income in February 2017

Azerbaijani Oil Income in February 2017 The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) reports that the company exported 79,841 thousand tons of crude oil from the Russian port of Novorossiysk, 349,272 thousand tons of crude oil from the Georgian port of Supsa and 1,323 million tonnes of crude oil from the Turkish port of Ceyhan in February 2017. According to the SOCAR’s report 159,777 thousand tons of crude oil were exported from the Russian... Read More

Azerbaijani Oil Income in October 2016

Azerbaijani Oil Income in October 2016 The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) reports that its oil export grew by 45.5% in October 2016 compared with previous month. The SOCAR reports that it exported 2.017 million tons of oil against 1.386 million tons in September, 1.53 million tons in August and 1.924 million tons in July (this year’s best indicator). At that, October’s oil export via Baku-Novorossiysk oil pipeline reached 80,192... Read More

Azerbaijani Oil Income in September 2016

Azerbaijani Oil Income in September 2016 The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) reports that oil export fell by 9.4% in September 2016 compared with the previous month. The SOCAR reports that it exported 1.386 million tons of oil against 1.53 million tons in August and 1.924 million tons in July (this year’s best indicator). September’s oil export via Baku-Novorossiysk oil pipeline reached 169,279 tons (versus 169,702 tons in August... Read More

Azeri Oil Output Declined in the first five months of 2014

Azeri Oil Output Declined in the first five months of 2014 Azerbaijan produced 17.7 million tonnes of oil and gas condensates in the first five months of 2014, versus 18.12 million tonnes in the same period of 2013, the Azerbaijan State Statistical Committee reported on June 12, 2014. The output declined by 2.3 % in the indicated period of 2014 compared to the same passé in previous year. The most part of the produced oil fell to the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli... Read More

Azerbaijan’s Energy Strategy: Source for Diversification ?

Azerbaijan’s Energy Strategy: Source for Diversification? Oil and gas as the primary natural hydrocarbons will continue to be the topic of discussion related to the global economy and world politics. As such, the rest of the world sees countries with vast oil and gas re- serves as having a strategic advantage. It is not a surprise that energy expert Daniel Yergin described oil in his book The Prize, the Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power, as... Read More

Does Declining Oil Revenue Equal Less Security for Azerbaijan?

Does Declining Oil Revenue Equal Less Security for Azerbaijan? Declining oil revenues and a changing energy marketplace are placing Azerbaijan’s social and economic development under strain. Worse still, observes Eric Eissler, the lost income might curtail the country’s defense spending at a time when Baku needs it most. By Eric Eissler for ISN ________________________________________ To say that Azerbaijan lives in a unique but troubled... Read More

SOCAR acquires majority stake in Greek DESFA

SOCAR acquires majority stake in Greek DESFA Following the results of the international tender announced earlier by the Hellenic Republic, SOCAR together with the Hellenic Republic Assets Development Fund (HRADF) and the ”Petroleum” company signed an agreement on the sale of share package and shareholders agreement to acquire 66 percent share package of the Greek operator of gas transmission company DESFA on December 21. Signed documents... Read More

BTC pipeline oil export declined by 3,3 %

BTC pipeline oil export declined by 3,3 % 15, 18 million tons oil was exported through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline in the first half of 2013 according to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic. Export declined by 502 thousand tons compared in the indicated period with the same period in 2012. In January, the pipeline exported 2.577 million tons, in February – 2,327 million tons, in March – 2.438 million tons, in April –... Read More

TAP Defeated Nabuco-West

TAP Defeated Nabuco-West The Shah-Deniz Consortium will announce the decision on the development of a pipeline to transport Shah-Deniz 2 natural gas to Europe on June 28, 2012. The BP-led group developing Azerbaijan’s vast gas reserves has chosen the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (Tap) via Greece to link to Europe, defeating the Nabucco West consortium, which had backed a route to Austria. The project reflects a European Union push for alternatives... Read More

SOCAR oil export declined by 4,0 %

SOCAR oil export declined by 4,0 % State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) exported 8,392m tonnes of oil via the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline (BTC) in the first five months of 2013. Compared to the same period last year, exports through the pipeline decreased by 341,000 tonnes, SOCAR reported. SOCAR exported 8, 733 million tonnes in the first five months in 2012. Concernig to monthly export in 2013, the export was 1, 429 million tonnes in January,... Read More

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