August 10, 2008

Socar to Decide on Oil Exports Through Georgia on Monday

BAKU. Aug 10 (Interfax) - The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) is to decide on further shipments of oil and petroleum products through Georgia on Monday, the Company told Interfax.

"So far the situation regarding tanker shipments from the Georgian ports of Poti and Batumi is not clear. It is a force- majeur situation. We hope the situation will become clearer tomorrow and we will decide what measures will be taken to export Azeri oil and petroleum products," SOCAR said.

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