(MENAFN – AzerNews) By Ayya Lmahamad
The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline has exported about 21.4 million tons of crude oil loaded on 214 tankers at Ceyhan terminal, over the primary three quarters of 2020, BP Azerbaijan has reported.
Through the reported interval, the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan spent greater than $67 million in working expenditure and about $20 million in capital expenditure.
Furthermore, BTC exported about 469 million tons of crude oil loaded on 4,595 tankers to the world markets because the pipeline turned operational in June 2006 until the tip of the third quarter of 2020.
It was famous that the BTC pipeline at the moment carries primarily the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli crude oil and the Shah Deniz condensate from Azerbaijan. As well as, different volumes of crude oil and condensate proceed to be transported through BTC, together with volumes from Turkmenistan, Russia and Kazakhstan.
Moreover, in the course of the first three quarters of the 12 months, the Sangachal terminal exported about 183 million barrels of oil and condensate. This contains about 160 million barrels via Baku-Tbilisi- Ceyhan and about 23 million barrels via the Western Route Export Pipeline. As well as, on common, about 48 million cubic meters of Shah Deniz fuel was exported from the terminal day by day in the course of the three quarters of 2020.
It was famous that the day by day capability of the terminal’s processing programs is at the moment 1.2 million barrels of crude oil and condensate, and 105 million cubic meters of fuel, together with 85 million cubic meters for Shah Deniz fuel.
Likewise, the day by day common throughput of South Caucasus Pipeline was 32.6 million cubic metres of fuel per day in the course of the three quarters of 2020. As well as, in the course of the reporting interval, South Caucasus Pipeline spent greater than $35 million in working expenditure and greater than $8 million in capital expenditure.
The South Caucasus Pipeline was constructed to export Shah Deniz fuel from Azerbaijan to Georgia and Turkey. The pipeline begins from the Sangachal terminal close to Baku. It follows the route of the BTC crude oil pipeline via Azerbaijan and Georgia to Turkey, the place it’s linked to the Turkish fuel distribution system. The pipeline has been operational since late 2006 transporting fuel to Azerbaijan and Georgia, and ranging from July 2007 to Turkey from Shah Deniz Stage 1.
The BTC pipeline is a transport line for Azerbaijani oil from the Caspian Sea to the port of Ceyhan in Turkey, after which to European markets through the Mediterranean Sea. On July 13, 2006, the official opening ceremony of the BTC oil pipeline came about in Turkey. The overall size of the pipeline is 1,768 km, of which 443 km move via the territory of Azerbaijan; 249 km to Georgia; 1076 km to Turkey. The projected capability is 50 million tonnes of oil per 12 months or a million barrels per day. Mild oil produced on the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli subject is transported through BTC.
Sangachal terminal is an oil and fuel terminal that receives, processes, shops and exports crude oil and fuel produced from all at the moment operated BP property within the Caspian basin and has room for growth. The terminal contains oil and fuel processing services, the primary pump station for the BTC oil pipeline and South Caucasus fuel pipeline (SCP) compressor and different services.
Ayya Lmahamad is AzerNews’ workers journalist, observe her on Twitter: @AyyaLmahamad
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