160.5 Million tons of Azeri Crude Pumped Through Baku-Tblisi-Ceyhan Pipeline

July 14, 2011
Azerbaijan exported 2.798 million tons of Azeri light crude through the Baku-Tblisi-Ceyhan pipeline in June, compared to 2.823 million tons in May. Overall in the first half of the year 17.12 million tons of Azeri crude was transported.

"Since being launched on July 1, 2011 the BTC pipeline has pumped 160.57 million tons of Azeri light crude", the Azerbaijan state oil and gas company (SOCAR) reported.

In 2010, the BTC pipeline pumped 37 million tons of crude for export; in 2009, 36.7 million tons was pumped.

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