Why TAP?

Why TAP? CESD: TAP will contribute to EU Energy Security but Russian monopoly in Central and Eastern Europe will remain BP and the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan signed an agreement to deliver Azerbaijan’s gas to Europe via the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) rather than the competing Nabucco West project at the Four Seasons Hotel in Baku on June 28th, 2013 TAP is a consortium established by Norway’s Statoil (42.5%), Swiss’s Axpo (42.5%),... Read More

BP prepares plan for oil production from ACG for 2013

BP prepares plan for oil production from ACG for 2013 In continuation of discussions with the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan, BP completed the detailed review of productiveness of the ACG block of fields in Caspian Azeri sector.  The statement is contained in the press release of the BP company. “The aim of the review is the analysis of the plan of production supply for 2013 and revealing the ability to react to technical problems”, the message... Read More

Azeri oil export by BTC pipeline Decreased

Azeri oil export by BTC pipeline Decreased The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline exported 20,7 million ton of oil in January-August.  According to sources in the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan, this is a drop of 2,1 million ton over January-August 2011. Export made 2,7 million ton in January, 2,5 million ton in February,  2,7 million ton in March, 2,3 million ton in April, 2,8 million ton in May, 2,7 million ton in June, 2,1 million  ton in July, 2,7... Read More

SOCAR Oil Export Declined by 7 % in the first quarter of 2012

SOCAR Oil Export Declined by 7 % in the first quarter of 2012 The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan exported 5,2 million tonnes of oil via all routes including Baku-Novorossiysk, BTC and Baku-Supsa pipelines in the first quarter of 2012 which is 7,2  % lower than compare with the same period last year. SOCAR exported 5,6 million tonnes in the first three months of 2011 . Sources at the SOCAR mentioned that Baku-Novorossiysk exported 496,8 thousand... Read More

Azerbaijan takes every effort for implementation of TAP

Azerbaijan takes every effort for implementation of TAP – Turkish Premier Azerbaijan is doing everything possible for the implementation of the Transadriatic gas pipeline. The statement came from Turkish Premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan by results of the meeting with his Albanian counterpart Sali Berisha in Ankara. According to Turkish mass media, the premier said that Turkey also supports this project. “As is known, gas via Turkey goes to Georgia... Read More

Oil Production Down, Revenue Increase

Oil Production Down, Revenue Increase Export of Azerbaijani oil products amounted to 1.4 billion manat in 2011, which is 176.2 million manat more than in 2010. It was stated in a government report on the results of 2011, presented to the Parliament. According to the report, the country exported about two million tons of petroleum products only in 2011. Around 3.69 million tons of oil has been sold on the domestic market of Azerbaijan in 2011, which... Read More

Azeri Oil Export Significantly Down in 2011

Azeri Oil Export Significantly Down in 2011 Azerbaijan’s overall export of oil products dropped by 21.6% in 2011. SOCAR exported 155.663 thousand tons of crude oil through Novorossiysk port (Black sea, Russia), 161.697 thousand tons – through Supsa port (Black sea, Georgia), 1,645.230 thousand tons – Jeyhan port (Mediterranean sea, Turkey). Compared to December, 2010, oil export through Novorossiysk port dropped 6%, through Jeyhan port decreased... Read More