More than 103 million barrels of BTC oil shipped from Turkey’s Ceyhan port


BOTAS International Limited (BIL), the operator of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline in Turkey, has transported 103,542,000 barrels of crude oil from the Ceyhan terminal this year.

Report informs, citing the company, that this amount of crude oil was loaded on 143 tankers and sent to world markets.

In total, about 3,675,000,000 barrels of crude oil have been loaded on 4,803 tankers from the port so far.

BIL was authorized in 2001 to operate BTC in Turkey. The first tanker loading of crude oil from BTC at the Ceyhan terminal took place on June 2, 2006.