Ambassador: “Azerbaijan is ready to transport Kashagan oil to EU”

Baku: Azerbaijan is ready to transport Kashagan oil to EU countries, Azerbaijani ambassador to Kazakhstan Zakir Hashimov said in his interview to KazTag information agency.

“Azerbaijan is ready to introduce its transit potential to the firend countries. Kazakhstan also uses existing route. Transportation of Kazakh oil to Europe Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline was resumed this year. We believe that transportation of volume of Kazakh oil by BTC will increase after Kashagan oil field is launched”, Hashimov said.

The ambassador added that the pipeline’s capacity allows to transport Azerbaijani and Kazakh oil in any volume.