With the implementation of three oil docks at Shahid Rajaei Port, oil products export capacity from this south Iranian complex will reach 34 million tons, said deputy minister of roads and urban development.
India's Essar Oil Refinery imported 186,600 barrels per day (bpd) of Iranian crude oil in May, according to tanker arrival data obtained from trade sources and ship-tracking services on the Thomson Reuters terminal.
Average crude output of Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) member states, including, Algeria, Angola, Ecuador, Nigeria, Libya, Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq, the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Iran amounted to 31,519,000 barrels per day in 2015, based on figures released by the organization.
India, Iran's top oil client after China, shipped in 487,600 barrels per day (bpd) of Iranian crude oil in May, about nine percent less compared with April, according to ship tracking data obtained from sources and data compiled by Thomson Reuters Oil Research and Forecasts.
South Korea — one of Iran's major Asian customers — took in 8.12 million tons of its crude, or 394,324 bpd, over the January-May period. That was up nearly 60 percent from 5.08 million tons for the same time last year, customs data showed on Thursday.
Light crude oil exported from Kharg oil terminal to Europe and Asia during the year to March 20, 2017 reached 240 million barrels, indicating an 87-percent growth compared to the figure for the preceding year, announced the managing director of Iran Oil Terminals Company (IOTC).