4 bln. barrels of oil transported via BTC - BOTAS Director-General

Burhan Ozcan, Director-General of Türkiye

© APA | Burhan Ozcan, Director-General of Türkiye's BOTAS

# 06 October 2022 17:20 (UTC +04:00)

"5,163 tankers or 4 billion barrels of oil have so far been transported to world markets via Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline, no problem has been recorded," said Director-General of Türkiye's BOTAS Company Burhan Ozcan at the opening of the II Azerbaijani-Turkish Energy Forum in Istanbul, APA's correspondent in Istanbul reports.

He has noted that 18 billion cubic meters of gas have been supplied to Türkiye, while 16 billion cubic meters to Europe through the TANAP.

BOTAS's Director has also brought to attention that technical-engineering works have been started to double the capacity of the TANAP.

Furthermore, Burhan Ozcan has added that Azerbaijani specialists also participate in drilling and stocking natural gas wells in Lake Tuz of Türkiye.