BAKU, Azerbaijan, August 31. Greece has
considerably elevated its gasoline imports from Azerbaijan, Eurostat,
the statistical workplace of the European Union, informed Trend.
June noticed a notable surge in imports, with 174.6 million cubic
meters obtained, in comparison with 163 million cubic meters in May,
marking a 7.1 % month-on-month improve.
Greece imported a complete of 1.020 billion cubic meters of gasoline
from Azerbaijan between January and June 2023.
The complete expenditure by Greece on pure gasoline purchases from
Azerbaijan in the course of the preliminary six months of 2023 reached 523.8
million euros. However, this quantity decreased in June to greater than
58 million euros, in comparison with 68.8 million euros spent in May,
representing a 15.7 % lower.
Meanwhile, knowledge from the vitality ministry for a similar interval in
2023 signifies that Azerbaijan produced 24.1 billion cubic meters
of pure gasoline. Of this, 6.5 billion cubic meters had been extracted
from the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) discipline, and 13.2 billion cubic
meters got here from the Shah Deniz discipline. The State Oil Company of
Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) contributed 4.4 billion cubic meters to
the general gasoline manufacturing throughout this era. Gas transportation
additionally elevated by 0.7 billion cubic meters, signaling a 3 %
rise in comparison with the earlier 12 months.
Gas gross sales throughout this era amounted to 12 billion cubic
meters, displaying a 7.5 % development in comparison with the corresponding
interval within the earlier 12 months. Of this complete, roughly 5 billion
cubic meters of gasoline had been exported to Turkey, 5.7 billion cubic
meters to Europe, and 1.3 billion cubic meters to Georgia. It’s
price noting that greater than 2.8 billion cubic meters of gasoline had been
exported to Turkey by way of the Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline
(TANAP) throughout this time.
Azerbaijan provides gasoline to Europe by way of the Trans Adriatic
Pipeline (TAP), which is the ultimate hyperlink within the Southern Gas
Corridor and has a capability of 10 billion cubic meters, with the
potential to develop to twenty billion cubic meters yearly.
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