Tag: oil import

STAR refinery to market initial products in January – Turkey, 27 December 2018

General Manager of STAR refinery, owned by State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), Mesut Ilter said that the refinery will release its first products in January 2019 and is expected to reach its full production capacity in the beginning of the year. Ilter said that units have been undergoing rig Full article available for subscribers […]

Turkey starts shallow water drilling in Mediterranean – Turkey, 26 November 2018

Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Donmez said that Turkey has started preparatory works for shallow water drilling in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Mersin in southern Turkey. Speaking at the launch ceremony in Mersin, Minister Donmez said the country would continue i Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS […]

Oil imports rose by 10 % in the first nine months of 2018 – Romania, 19 November 2018

According to the data provided by Romanian National Institute for Statistics (INS), in the first nine months of 2018 Romania imported 6.14 million tons of crude oil, which is by 554,000 tons of oil equivalent or 9.9 % more than in the same period last year. At the same time, crude oil production Full article […]