BAKU Oct 10 Azeri oil exports through the
Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline via Georgia and Turkey
totalled 22.043 million tonnes in January-September, up 2.1
percent from the same period in 2015, state energy company SOCAR
said on Monday.
Oil exports through the BTC rose 1.15 percent in 2015 to
28.84 million tonnes.
Azerbaijan exports oil via the pipeline from the Azeri,
Chirag and Guneshli (ACG) oil fields operated by BP.
It also exports oil via Russia, through the
Baku-Novorossiisk pipeline and via Georgia by rail and through
the Baku-Supsa pipeline.
Oil from Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan is also exported
through the BTC.
(Reporting by Nailia Bagirova; Writing by Margarita Antidze;
Editing by Adrian Croft)