BAKU, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Azerbaijan's exports of refined oil
products fell 33.6 percent in January-November from a year
earlier to 739,615 tonnes, state energy company SOCAR said on
The decline was in part due to higher domestic consumption.
In 2016, Azerbaijan exported 1.13 million tonnes of oil
products, down from 1.50 million in 2015 as exports of fuel oil,
jet fuel and diesel fell.
Following is Azeri refined products export data for
January-November 2017 (in tonnes):
Jan-Nov 2017 Jan-Nov 2016
Diesel 502,068 676,171
Jet fuel 43,969 174,075
High 65,784 68,622
Propylene 34,496 37,554
Isopropyl 10,282 9,326
Pyrolysis 56,827 57,577
Disopropyl - 60
Butylene, 25,894 76,726
Fuel oil 295 2,416
Total 739,615 1,112,571
SOCAR operates the Heydar Aliyev refinery in Baku, with a
capacity of 16 million tonnes a year.
(Reporting by Nailia Bagirova; Writing by Margarita Antidze;
Editing by Susan Fenton)
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